Portland Metro Area
Tuesday, September 2, 2014
Home Free, VOA Oregon’s domestic violence intervention program seeks an experienced advocate for full-time direct services position on the Domestic Violence Enhanced Response Team (DVERT). This collaborative project provides intervention services to DV survivors who face a high risk of re-assault and/or lethality. DVERT’s goal is to prevent future violence, improve abuser accountability, and facilitate positive systems response. Duties include assisting with selecting cases for DVERT response, providing advocacy, systems navigation, and supportive services to survivors, and partnership-building with law enforcement, the District Attorney, and other partners. This is an out-stationed position located at the Police Bureau’s Domestic Violence Unit in the Gateway area.