Are you looking for a career...not a job? Do you want a career that will impact the lives of those living in your community. Amberly's Place is seeking a full time Crisis Response Advocate to join our team. Do you have a degree in one of the social sciences or in criminal justice? Do you have a clean criminal record and a drivers license as well as a DPS clearance card? Can you be on call for 9 evenings a month to provide crisis intervention to victims of abuse. Have you always wanted to work with some of the finest law enforcement officers in Yuma County? Are you bi-lingual and do you care about helping people in crisis? Is confidentiality and integrity important to you? If this sounds exciting to you, then send your resume and three letters of reference to "Attention" Director Amberly's Place 1350 W. Colorado St. Yuma, AZ 85364.For More information click on the calendar tab on top of our page for full job details.
Amberly's Place houses professionals who are specially trained in dealing with victims of child abuse (both physical and sexual), domestic violence, sexual assault and elder abuse. This special training helps to reduce the trauma to the victim. We accomplish this by promoting a working atmosphere of mutual respect and open communication between the professionals providing the services.
Referrals to Amberly's Place come from community services providers, Child Protective Services, and law enforcement personnel.
Our services are based on the individual needs of each victim. These services include on-scene crisis intervention, medical evaluation, interviews of victims, mental health referrals, and the provision and coordination of other victim services.
Last year in Yuma County 2,138 victims stepped through our door and began a journey to becoming a survivor. These are victims of Child Abuse, Domestic Violence, Elder Abuse, Sexual Assault, and stalking. These are not just meaningless statistics. Each one represents a son, a daughter, a loving mother, a caring father, a sister, a brother, a kind neighbor, a dear friend, a colleague. Let your new year’s resolution have meaning, let your journey have a lasting impact. Pledge $10 a month for 2015 and be a voice for those in need. See this year’s resolution through; let them know they don’t stand alone.
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