Volunteer at Sexual Assault Services in Battle Creek Michigan - Bronson Healthcare

Volunteer at Sexual Assault Services

We are currently recruiting new volunteers! Contact us today at (269) 245-3906 to learn more about the available opportunities. Click here for more information.

Volunteer Opportunities

  • Offer gentle, sensitive support to those who have been impacted by sexual violence
  • Listen, believe and meet survivors where they are at emotionally

As a volunteer, you may be asked to provide on-site support at:

  • Hospital emergency rooms
  • Nurse examiner sites
  • Police departments
  • Within the criminal justice system

Volunteer Qualifications

To become a Sexual Assault Services volunteer, you must:

  • Be at least 18 years old
  • Be able to relate to survivors in a patient, empathic, non-judgmental manner
  • Be able to relate to agency personnel and community members in a mature and professional manner
  • Complete 30 hours of sexual assault training prior to taking on-call shifts
  • Be able to commit to a minimum of six months of service following training completion
  • Be resourceful, self-motivated, dependable and informed on the issue of sexual assault
  • Have access to transportation

Ready to Volunteer?

Join our training dates in Battle Creek on:

  • Saturdays, March 7 & 14, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Tuesdays, March 10 & 17 5:30 to 9 p.m.
  • Wednesday, March 18, 5:30 to 7:30 p.m.

Applicants must be able to attend all training sessions. Learn more.

For More Information About Volunteering at Sexual Assault Services

Call Pam Buchko, Volunteer Coordinator, at (269) 245-3906