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

Become a Certified Rape Crisis Counselor  —  Safe Horizon Staten Island Community Program
We are recruiting for our next 40-hour training set for mid-February. Upon completion, our Advocates respond to Staten Island emergency departments to provide information, advocacy, and emotional support to sexual assault survivors.

 

Accepting Treatment Referrals  —  The New York Center for Children
We are now accepting treatment referrals for victims of child abuse (sexual abuse, physical abuse, domestic violence and neglect) and their families for as long as it takes to heal and thrive.

 

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.

 

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.

Job Opportunities

Part-time Social Worker  —  Mount Sinai Beth Israel

 

Child Therapist/Senior Counselor (SIFJC)  —  STEPS to End Family Violence

Support Groups

Support Group for Female Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence  —  Crime Victims Treatment Center
The group is designed to provide psychoeducation and support for survivors of IPV to explore the ways in which this trauma has affected their self-esteem, sense of safety, and interpersonal relationships. Group begins January 25th.

 

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.