Volunteer as a Sexual Assault Counselor as a form of resilience, as a form of healing, as a form of love!
SFWAR provides free California Certified Sexual Assault Counselor Training to prepare volunteers to become rape crisis counselors. Sexual Assault Counselors staff our 24-hour hotline, provide medical advocacy and accompaniment to survivors at San Francisco General Hospital, provide in-person individual counseling, and facilitate support groups. We ask for a 1 year volunteer commitment.
2018 Sexual Assault Counselor Training dates:
The Sexual Assault Counselor Training lasts for a month and is held on Tuesday & Thursday Evenings from 5:30 – 9:30 pm and Saturdays 9:30 am – 5:30 pm.
Participation in monthly continuing education is also required.
Download the Volunteer Application to apply to be a SFWAR Sexual Assault Counselor.
Volunteer Application (MS Word)