Crisis center needs volunteers:
The Danville and Nicholasville offices of Bluegrass Rape Crisis Center need hospital advocacy volunteers.
Four days of free training will be held in Lexington from 5:30-8 p.m. Sept. 5; 9:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Sept. 6; 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 13; and 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 20.
The training is comprehensive and presented in a casual style.
Upon successful completion, volunteers will:
n Meet victims of sexual assault at local hospitals or police stations in Boyle, Lincoln, Garrard, Mercer and Jessamine counties.
n Provide support and information to victims and their loved ones.
n Provide referrals for follow-up services.
n Assist with community awareness campaigns by distributing agency information or managing community information fair booths.
To apply, call (859) 236-4445 by Aug. 29.