The Castle Rock Police Department’s Victims Assistance Unit is accepting applications through July 10.
Have you found yourself looking for a rewarding way to give back to our community? Consider becoming a volunteer with the Castle Rock Police Department’s Victims Assistance Unit. The unit is currently looking for volunteers, and you could be the perfect fit.
Great listeners and compassionate neighbors are needed to lend emotional support and crisis intervention for victims of crimes and other tragic events. The volunteers provide victims with information on the criminal justice system and other helpful resources.
Victim Assistance volunteers fill shifts during the weekend, as well as weekday evening hours. Potential volunteers must go through an application process and more than 40 hours of training before being certified. Training classes for new volunteers will begin in September 2019.
Possess a high school diploma
Be at least 21 years old
Have a valid Colorado driver’s license and reliable transportation
Successfully complete the application process, which includes an interview and background check
Be able to work on call at least four 12-hour shifts per month