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Hope Haven trains hospital advocates

Hope Haven of the Lowcountry, the Rape Crisis and Children's Advocacy Center is accepting applications for volunteers and interns to attend training. Hope Haven volunteers serve as hospital advocates to child and adult survivors of sexual assault, and are also trained to answer crisis calls from the 24-hour hotline.

Training will be held Jan. 24, 26 and 28; and Feb. 1, 3 and 5. The weekday sessions will be from 5:30 to 9 p.m. and the Saturday session from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. All six sessions must be attended for crisis intervention volunteers to be fully trained.

The location of the training will be announced at a later date. Pre-registration is required.

Details: Jeanne Owens, 843-524-2256

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