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Crisis Shelter of Lawrence County - Advocate

Advocate

Hours: PT (20 hours per week)

Responsible for providing support to individuals and families victimized by domestic violence, sexual assault, dating violence and stalking

General duties include crisis intervention, legal advocacy and accompaniment, medical accompaniment, individual advocacy, transportation, safety planning, case management, referral to/collaboration with other community resources, and systems advocacy; Works in partnership with law enforcement in community-based environments; Advocates are responsible for the maintenance of all client files including case note documentation and data entry into a data management system

Previous advocacy and/or criminal justice experience required

To apply, send cover letter & resume to: Crisis Shelter Attn: Advocate, 1218 West State St., New Castle, PA or email Nicole Amabile, Chief Operations Officer, at namabile@crisisshelter.org.

More information can be found at www.crisisshelter.org.