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Medical Advocate Volunteer Training

Medical advocates are volunteers who provide crisis intervention, support and resources to survivors during a forensic medical exam at a hospital or clinic after an incident of sexual assault or domestic violence.

  • Advocates are on-call for 6 hour shifts of your choosing: day, evening and overnight shifts available. Take as few as four shifts per month. Some paid shifts available!

  • A powerful opportunity to work alongside survivors, provide crisis support and help folks begin their healing process.

  • Upcoming Training Schedule: All advocates complete 40 hours of training provided by NOFJC (20 hours online, 20 in-person).

    • Saturday, July 20th, 8:30a-4:30p

    • Sunday, July 21st, 8:30a-4:30p

    • Tuesday, July 23, 5-9p

  • *Volunteers must attend all training dates. If you have a scheduling conflict, please indicate on the volunteer application.

    To Apply Fill out a volunteer application at:

  • Questions? Contact Jordan at 504-355-0841 or email at

Earlier Event: July 18
Mujeres Luchadoras
Later Event: July 23
Yoga With Annie Rooney