Volunteers Training Offered To Help Victims Of Domestic Violence And Rape

Thursday, February 7, 2013

Partnership, a local nonprofit agency, is training volunteers to assist victims of domestic violence and rape.

A free training series for volunteers is being held beginning Feb. 23, in Chattanooga, and will prepare volunteers to answer calls for the agency’s 24/7 Crisis Hotline and work as victim advocates. The volunteer efforts will support the work of the Partnership’s Crisis Resource Center, which serves victims of domestic violence and rape in the Greater Chattanooga area.

The training series will take place on the following dates and times:

  • Saturday, Feb. 23 and March 2 - 9 a.m.–3 p.m.
  • Tuesday, Feb. 26 and March 5 - 5:30-9 p.m.
  • Thursday Feb. 28 and March 7 - 5:30–9 p.m.

Volunteers wishing to attend this or future trainings should contact Volunteer Coordinator Beth Herriman at 423 697-3824 or bherriman@partnershipfca.com.


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