Announcements

Below you will find a rotating list of community announcements from our partners and colleagues in the field, ranging from local events and fundraisers to job and volunteer opportunities.

 

If you would like your program’s announcement to be included in this list, please email webmanager@svfreenyc.org with details and promotional materials, and the subject heading, “Announcement”.

Events

Rape Crisis Advocates Needed  —  North Central Bronx Sexual Assault Treatment Program
Receive training and get involved to provide support for sexual assault survivors in our community! Must be able to get to Lincoln, Jacobi and North Central Bronx hospitals within 30 minutes. Training begins March 8th.

 

Become a Volunteer ER Advocate  —  Mount Sinai Beth Israel
Seeking compassionate and caring people to volunteer and support survivors of sexual and intimate partner violence in the Emergency Room after business hours. Join this year’s training program, beginning in early 2018.

 

Volunteers Advocates Needed  —  New York Presbyterian – Weill/Cornell
Seeking individuals ages 21+ interested in becoming on-call Volunteer Advocates. Advocates provide information and emotional support to survivors of sexual assault and domestic/family violence in an emergency department setting. Learn more here.

 

Submissions Call for RECLAMATION: A Survivor Magazine Anthology  —  Survivors NYC
We are asking survivors of sexual violence to submit writing pieces that express or insinuate a reclamation of your narrative, body, identity, interests, past, future… anything! It could be completely related to your assault, or not at all.

Job Opportunities

Bilingual Social Worker/Therapist  —  New York Center for Children

 

Manager, Crime Victim Assistance Program (CVAP)  — Safe Horizon

 

Support Groups

Support Group for Adult Female Survivors of Sexual Assault   —  Crime Victims Treatment Center
13-week support group for adult female survivors of sexual assault beginning in late January. All services are free and confidential.

 

Storytelling Support Group for Survivors of Sexual Assault  —  Bellevue Hospital Center
In this group, survivors of sexual assault come together to create a safe space, share their stories, support and learn from one another. Tuesdays beginning in early February 2018 with a duration of approximately 15 weeks.

 

Trauma Psycho-education Group  —  Mount Sinai SAVI
This 8-week group for survivors of domestic violence or sexual abuse/assault begins January 11th. Learn more: self regulation skills; neurobiology of trauma; chronic or complex post traumatic stress disorder; and the central nervous system.