24-Hour Hotline: 434-977-7273
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Office: 434-295-7273

Charlottesville, Virginia

En Español

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Bystander Empowerment Specialist

In partnership with the Director of Prevention and the Prevention Training Specialist, the Bystander Empowerment Specialist is responsible for organizing and administering a range of prevention programs at SARA, including projects to bring primary prevention practices to schools and other community institutions, Green Dot Bystander programs at the high school level, some classroom education and small educational groups, and fostering the development of community mobilization teams. This role will primarily focus on maintaining and enhancing our Green Dot programs at two local high schools. Desired skills include long-term planning, training and teaching skills, ability to connect with both adult and adolescent learners, community networking and mobilization, marketing to target audiences, adaptability, and cultural competency. Please send cover letter and resume to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. . EOE. Closing date of 5/10/2019


Child and Family Advocate

The Sexual Assault Resource Agency (SARA) provides services to women, men and children affected by sexual violence. SARA is hiring a full-time Child and Family Advocate to provide supportive services for both children and adults. Services include crisis intervention, psycho-educational information, referrals, and legal advocacy. The position also includes working with allied professionals to provide education, training, and systems advocacy on behalf of sexual violence victims. Position requires some on call responsibilities on a rotating basis. Experience in SV/DV/IPV field helpful, as well as experience working with children and teens, and experience navigating systems to help clients. Bilingual in Spanish a plus. To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to directorThis email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. Review of applications will begin immediately. EOE. Closing date of 5/4/2019


Upcoming Events

Dine for SARA at Timberwood Grill
Apr 29 2019 - Apr 29 2019
05:00PM - 09:00PM
Synapse Hub 105
Apr 30 2019 - Apr 30 2019
03:30PM - 05:00PM
Fluvanna IAC Meeting
May 02 2019 - May 02 2019
09:30AM - 11:00AM
Walk for SARA
May 04 2019 -
11:00AM -
Louisa IAC
May 09 2019 - May 09 2019
09:30AM - 11:00AM

About SARA

The mission of the Sexual Assault Resource Agency (SARA) is to eliminate sexual violence and its impact by providing education, advocacy and support to men, women and children. Our vision is a community free from sexual violence.

Communities Served

We are located in Charlottesville, Virginia and serve:

  • City of Charlottesville
  • Albemarle County
  • Louisa County
  • Nelson County
  • Fluvanna County
  • Greene County

Contact SARA

 Charlottesville, Virginia

 24-Hour Hotline: 434-977-7273
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 Office: 434-295-7273

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