Drop In Advocate

Blackstone Valley Advocacy Center

Full-time, Temporary

Location: Providence

The Drop-In Center Advocate will be the first point of contact for any client or professional seeking information and referrals at our Providence Drop-In Center. This person will be friendly, familiar with community resources, and welcoming to all who seek services through our agency.

Job Description

•       Full time position; Tuesday through Saturday, from ten am to six pm.
•       Assist clients with crime victim compensation applications
•       Provide information on support services and residential options for victims
•       Referrals to domestic violence and sexual assault case management and advocacy programs
•       Maintain support service referrals to community resources
•       Answer incoming calls to the center and manage the front desk and reception areas
•       Maintain program information for partnering agencies
•       Develop and maintain a comprehensive binder of community resources
•       Maintain postings of information to our clients about community events
•       Maintain this data in the EmpowerDB system and provide reports as requested
•       Maintain a professional demeanor and appearance at all times


•       This position requires a comprehensive knowledge of community resources.
•       Bilingual fluent English/Spanish
•       Bachelor’s degree in a related field preferred.
•       A minimum of three professional references must be provided with a resume and cover letter

How to Apply