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Support Survivors. Become a Counselor Advocate.


  • Peace Over Violence 1015 Wilshire Boulevard #200 Los Angeles, CA, 90017 United States (map)

Peace Over Violence encourages caring and compassionate individuals from the diverse communities of Los Angeles County to become trauma informed Counselor Advocates working directly with survivors of sexual & domestic violence.

Upon completion of the Training, you will be part of the Peace Over Violence Intervention Division’s Emergency Response Team, volunteering for either of the following programs: 24-Hour Hotline and Emergency Response Team or Domestic Abuse Response Team.

BENEFITS
•  Become a trauma informed counselor advocate
•  Provide direct services to survivors via our 24-hour hotline or respond in person
•  Help strengthen community partner relationships
•  Enhanced knowledge on Sexual Assault, Domestic Violence, Child Sexual Abuse, Intimate Partner Stalking, and other topics relating to violence
•  Become a representative of a nationally recognized organization
•  Give back to communities impacted by violence

REQUIREMENTS
•  Commitment to one full year of service
•  Be 18 years of age or older
•  Reliable transportation, valid driver’s license and insurance
•  Must live in LA County. Prefer community members from Metro LA or West San Gabriel Valley

For information regarding the training, please contact advocates@peaceoverviolence.org Due to the monolingual populations we serve, bilingual candidates  fluent in Spanish and/or American Sign Language are encouraged to apply.

*No previous experience is required.
Please note: All counselor advocates will be subject to an LAPD or POV criminal background check.

 

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