YWCA Central Virginia

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Year Founded:
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Stephanie Andrews, CEO
Main Address:
626 Church Street
Lynchburg, VA 24504
Volunteer Opportunity:

SARP Volunteer ER Companion

Level III volunteers must complete 24 hours of training provided by the Volunteer Coordinator as well as 8 hours of mentoring. Level III volunteers also must attend at least 2 of the 4 In-Service trainings offered annually.

SARP Volunteer ER Companion (Level III): Tasked with providing direct Victim Services; respond to all requests for crisis intervention services during on-call shifts which could include weekends and over-night shifts if available; complete all ER paperwork at the completion of the ER call and leave in a secure location; follow up with the Victim Services Coordinator the next business day following an ER call to debrief. This role may expose a volunteer to medical scenes, vicarious trauma, and infectious diseases included but not limited to COVID-19 and Influenza strains while in the Emergency Room.

Please ignore the time listed, but the program requires us to list a time.


Open to

Skills Needed

No skills required


Next occurrence is
Fri, 07/01/2022  
(1am - 11:45pm)
Repeats every day until Sun Jan 01 2023.
Saturday, July 2nd, 2022
Flexible Timing
Volunteer timing is flexible within the designated time frame, or opportunity can be scheduled directly with nonprofit.

Location Details

Offsite Location
Indoor Project

Lynchburg General Hospital Emergency Room