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Domestic Violence Volunteer Training

May 2 - May 30

Become a Domestic Violence Crisis Advocate. Help empower survivors and join the effort to eliminate violence.

Did you know that 1 in 4 women will experience domestic violence in her lifetime? You can help. Attend this 40-hour training on domestic violence crisis intervention. The training will prepare you for possible volunteer opportunities, such as assisting with our 24-hour hotline, providing crisis intervention, providing presentations to our children’s group, or assisting with day-to-day tasks at Constance Morris House, Pillars’ domestic violence shelter.

Training Dates

  • Wednesday, May 2, 5:30 pm-9:30 pm
  • Saturday, May 5, 8 am-5 pm
  • Monday, May 7, 6 pm-9 pm
  • Wednesday, May 9, 6 pm-9 pm
  • Monday, May 14, 6 pm-9 pm
  • Wednesday, May 16, 6 pm-9 pm
  • Saturday, May 19, 8 am-5 pm
  • Monday, May 21, 6 pm-9 pm
  • Wednesday, May 23, 6 pm-9 pm
  • Wednesday, May 30, 6 pm-9 pm

Cost: Training is free with a 6-month volunteer commitment and free for Pillars Community Health employees/current Sexual Assault volunteers; cost is $250 without volunteer commitment.

Locations: Pillars Community Health, 6918 Windsor Ave., Lower Level, Berwyn, IL 60402 (Mondays and Wednesdays); Pillars Community Health, 333 N. La Grange Rd., Suite One (Second Floor), La Grange Park, IL 60526 (Saturdays)

Registration: Online registration has closed due to a high volume of registrations. If you are interested in registering for future a future training, please call 708.995.3805 and give your name and email address for follow-up.


May 2
May 30