Resource & Information Advocate - The Network

Website Family Rescue

Breaking the cycle of domestic violence.

The Resource & Information /Victim Advocate will assist in the development and implementation of services for adult victims of domestic violence. The Resource & Information/Victim Advocate will coordinate IDVA and Legal Advocacy Services to clients, including assistance with giving information on how to obtain Orders of Protection. The Resource & Information/Victim Advocate will provide all necessary advocacy and link clients to needed services. The RIA will provide legal advocacy and emotional support for clients in court in emergency situations; information on how to obtain Orders of Protection in both civil and criminal courts; provide crisis intervention to walk-in clients, call-in clients or clients referred by other means; provide coordination, connection and advocacy with law enforcement officers, judges, state’s attorney, and clerk of the circuit court on behalf of victims of domestic violence, to ensure the provision of services. Starting salary is $33,759 plus a generous benefits package. Must be bilingual Spanish

To apply for this job please visit familyrescue.applicantpool.com.