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VOLUNTEER TODAY!

"A small group of thoughtful people could change the world.
Indeed, it's the only thing that ever has." -Margaret Mead

Volunteer Program

SAC relies on dedicated volunteers to staff the 24-hour hotline. Volunteers complete 40 hours of training, a background check, application and interview and then sign up for on-call shifts. If you are interested in volunteering visit "Volunteer Info" We also have internships available. Get Involved!

Volunteer Advocate

Volunteer Advocates serve as key members of the Sexual Assault Center's team. Responsibilities include but are not limited to, provide crisis care to victims, hospital accompaniment, on-site exams, one-on-one crisis intervention and victim/law enforcement liaison. If you are interested or would like to find out more information, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Crisis Call Responders

Volunteers that serve as a sounding board to survivors of sexual assault via phone calls. Responsibilities include but are not limited to, answering crisis calls in 12 hour shifts. Please note that the crisis call responder may or may not receive calls during a volunteer shift. If you are interested or would like more information, please contact the Volunteer Coordinator at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Special Events and Fundraiser Volunteer

Come help out with one of our many events throughout the year or become a member of our fundraiser committee. For more information contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Internships

Internships are available! Please contact the office at 706-292-9024 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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"Educating the mind without educating the heart
Is no education at all." -Aristotle

Community Outreach

Prevention education is offered by SAC staff and volunteers. SAC speaks to community groups, elementary, middle, and high schools, and colleges. Speakers present curricula and informational sessions on bullying, harassment, healthy relationships, safe dating, and sexual assault prevention. Volunteer and health fair presentations are made on a regular basis as well. To schedule a visit to your school or group, contact our office at 706-292-9024.

Agency Training

SAC provides training to community agencies, businesses, schools, law enforcement, hospital staff, and organizations. Topics and presentations can be tailored to fit the needs of your group or agency. The following are a few examples of training topics: sexual violence, sexual harassment, dating violence, drug facilitated assault, SAC services.

Resource Library

SAC has a collection of resources pertaining to sexual violence. Included are educational videos, books, training guides, and articles. If you are interested in reviewing our materials, please contact the office for a list of titles.

SART Committee (Sexual Assault Response Team)

The Sexual Assault Response Team is a multi-disciplinary task force of professionals who provide direct services (i.e. medical care, criminal justice assistance, law enforcement) to individuals who have been sexually assaulted.

SANE Program (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner)

SANE nurses provide forensic medical assessment and care to survivors of sexual assault. All SANE nurses have attended a comprehensive state training focusing on assessment, examination, collection of forensic evidence, documentation, and criminal justice procedures. If you are interested in becoming a SANE nurse please contact us here.