Training for volunteers of the Center for Victims of Sexual Violence

We are organizing a free 26-hour training. Training topics will include: sexual violence, consequences of sexual violence, mechanisms of support for victims of sexual violence, the Code of Conduct in Cases of Sexual Violence, direct work with victims of sexual violence and their friends and family as well as counseling skills:

Aims of the training:
After the training, you will be equipped for direct work with victims of sexual violence.

Training will last for six days – two-hour lectures/trainings and one weekend (April 17 and 18) in the period from April 16 through 29, 2009. Training will be held in Zagreb, in Women’s Room and weekend sessions will be held on Sljeme (accommodation and food expenses will be covered). Training is intended for students. After the training, we expect you to volunteer for approximately 40 hours in the Women’s Room. Deadline for applications is April 8, 2009. We accept applications via email or via phone: 01/611 91 74. Applications should include short bio and motivational letter.

We are looking forward to your participation!

Women’s Room Team