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Sexual Assault Centre Kingston (Crisis Line and Support Volunteer)Organization Name: Sexual Assault Centre Kingston
Opportunity Title: Crisis Line and Support Volunteer
Category: Social and Community Service
Commitment: 6 months to 1 year
Start Date: August 3, 2021
End Date: September 1, 2021
- Background/police check required
- Appropriate for volunteers aged between 18 and 55
- Appropriate for volunteers aged 55 and over
- Training or orientation required
About Us The Sexual Assault Centre Kingston is a feminist, not-for-profit organization providing free, confidential, non-judgmental support for survivors of sexual violence in Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington. We provide support to survivors of all genders, ages 12 and up, who have experienced recent and/or historic sexual violence. Crisis & Support Line Our 24 hour, 7 days a week Crisis and Support Line provides confidential and non-judgmental support for survivors. We offer information, support and coping strategies for survivors of all gender identities. The Crisis and Support Phone Line covers: KFL&A, Quinte and Area, Cornwall and Area, and North Bay and Area. The number of crisis calls received continues to rise, demonstrating the ongoing need for after-hours support during evenings and weekends. Chat & Text Crisis and Support Line ‘We Believe Survivors’ is our secure, online chat & text support service, available for all survivors of sexual violence, regardless of gender and/or identity. _________________________________________ If you are interested in volunteering with SAC Kingston, please visit https://www.sackingston.com/volunteer for more information and details on how to apply.