The Rape Crisis Center of Milford, which serves all of the lower Valley and Shelton, is now accepting applications for the upcoming training to become a certified sexual assault crisis counselor. The 30-hour training program will begin on September 5 and end on October 17 with a graduation social on Tuesday, October 22.
Volunteers must be at least 18 years of age, have a valid driver’s license with available transportation, and be willing to sign a confidentiality agreement upon acceptance into the program. No previous counseling experience is required. Bi-lingual volunteers also needed. Volunteers are asked to pay a nominal $25 fee to cover the cost of the training manual.