Information about the role
What is the role?
Alongside your fellow volunteers, you will provide emotional support and practical information on the phone (Helpline) to survivors & supporters of any gender aged 14+, and face-to-face (groupwork) to self-identifying women aged 14+ who have experienced any form of sexual violence and abuse, at any point in their life.
We offer safe, non-judgemental support, empathy and understanding to those who contact us and those who attend our groupwork.
How old do I have to be?
Minimum Age: 21 years
How much time do I need to commit?
We are looking for women who can volunteer for at least six hours a month on a long term basis for a minimum of a year, plus two hours monthly supervision. Supervision for volunteers takes place online on the first Tuesday of every month at 7pm, and our Volunteer Meetings are the second Tuesday of the month 6.30pm.
Groupwork and the Helpline run in the daytime and in the evenings.