Sexual Assault Hospital Response Volunteers
Assist survivors of sexual violence with immediate crisis support services at local hospitals. Services may include: safety planning, support and education regarding the sexual assault forensic exam, connection to resources, and education on rights related to reporting sexual assault to law enforcement. Volunteers take 4 on call shifts a month.
NO EXPERIENCE FOR THIS POSITION IS REQUIRED.
Volunteers respond to local hospitals to support survivors during a sexual assault forensic exam. Volunteers listen, believe, and empower survivors during the exam and can provide food, drinks, and blankets to help survivors be more comfortable.
Further details regarding time commitment and training requirements can be obtained by contacting Betsy Hall at Betsyh@familiesfirstindiana.org.