The vital work of The Crime Victims’ Center is made possible by people like you! If you are compassionate, empathetic, and willing to empower members in your community, becoming a volunteer at the CVC might be the perfect fit.  

To become a member of our Volunteer Team, you must: 

  • Live in Chester County 

  • Be at least 18 years old

  • Submit a criminal background check and child abuse clearance

  • Complete a comprehensive 40-hour training

VICTIM ADVOCACY

Assist staff after business hours to answer hotline calls and provide crisis support to victims. Provide accompaniment to hospitals or police stations. Represent CVC at community fairs and special events. This is a fulfilling opportunity for anyone hoping to gain hands-on experience!

VOLUNTEER TRAINING

Learn about the following topics:

  • Sexual assault and victimization

  • Crisis intervention and response

  • Confidentiality

  • Medical and legal procedures

  • Effective hotline and communication skills

 

Plus a variety of other topics concerning advocacy.

*Our trainings are held several times a year! Reach out 

 

For more information contact our Volunteer Coordinator, Ella Tat, at EllaT@cvcofcc.org .

Business Hours: 9am - 5pm, Monday through Friday

Address: 135 W Market Street West Chester, PA 19382

Office Number: (610) 692-1926 Office Fax: (610) 692-4959

The Crime Victims' Center of Chester County, Inc. 2017