HelpLine’s Sexual Assault Response Network (SARN) program is seeking compassionate individuals to help us provide rape crisis advocacy in Delaware and Morrow Counties. We are one of the rape crisis centers in our state and provide a 40 hour volunteer training, in accordance with the standards for our state. After training, volunteers can:
- Provide hospital advocacy at emergency departments in Delaware and Morrow Counties. We provide emotional support and information as part of the team that assists with an evidence collection exams.
- Provide advocacy at law enforcement agencies/departments when someone wishes to report a sexual assault.
SARN advocates also participate in community outreach and public awareness events to distribute sexual assault intervention and prevention materials.
The dates for our next volunteer training are Sept. 27 & 28 (9a-4p), Sept. 30th & Oct. 2nd (6-9p), Oct.th 4 & 5th (9a-4p), Oct. 7th & 9th (6-9p).