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Qualifications & Commitments

Volunteer Commitments

Volunteering on the Sexual Assault Centre of Edmonton’s 24-Hour Sexual Assault Support and Information Line requires a commitment of:

  • 60 hours of mandatory crisis line training
  • Volunteering 12-18 hours per month, for a minimum of 6 months
  • Attending 5 monthly volunteer meetings per year

 Qualifications for Volunteering on the 24-Hour Sexual Assault Support and Information Line

We are looking for people who possess:

  • A non-judgmental attitude
  • A willingness to learn
  • The ability to work with a variety of people
  • Good communication and listening skills
  • The ability to work without direct supervision
  • Responsibility, maturity, and punctuality

* All interested applicants must also complete a Police Information Check, which can be completed during volunteer training at no charge to the volunteer.