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Survivor Support Volunteer Training

The Survivor Support Centre offers non-judgemental, active listening, and support to anyone who has experienced or has been affected by sexualized violence. We offer a confidential Phone Line and Text Line for survivors, active listening services, and peer education. 

To volunteer with the Survivor Support Centre, you must complete the following steps:

  1. Complete Nova Scotia’s Sexual Violence Strategy “Breaking the Silence” Training online at  https://breakthesilencens.ca/training and send a copy of your Certificate to the Survivor Support Manager at survivorsupport@dal.ca

  2.  Complete the form below to register for training

  3. Complete a Criminal Records Check and Vulnerable Sector Check. This will be paid for by the SSC. Please email survivorsupport@dal.ca and the Manager will send you the link and instructions to complete the records check.

  4. Complete the two-day survivor support, phone line, and active listening training (taking place Saturday, October 26, 2019, 8:30am – 5:00pm and Sunday, October 27, 2019, 9:00- 5:00pm, DSU Council Chambers, 2nd Floor.)

  5. Complete the iCarol training to provide text support, September 12, 2019, 6:00pm-9:00pm, DSU, or September 19, 2019, DSU, 6:00pm-9:00pm.

 

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