HAVEN from Domestic and Sexual Violence is accepting applications for a full-time Bilingual DV Housing/Out- Stationed Advocate. The position spends a portion of working hours at the HAVEN office and a portion of working hours out-stationed at the Department of Human Services (DHS District 9). The DV Specialist will work with survivors and work collaboratively with local community partners to ensure accessible, meaningful services for underserved populations living in rural and frontier communities.
Grounded in social justice and the movement to end violence against women, HAVEN is a social service agency serving survivors of domestic violence, sexual violence, teen dating violence, stalking, and human trafficking. Located in The Dalles along the scenic Columbia River, HAVEN from Domestic & Sexual Violence prioritizes work/life balance for its employees, emphasizing self-care and trauma-informed modes of practice for staff, contractors and the survivors HAVEN serves. While the organization began in 1981 in the form of a 24 hour crisis-line and network of volunteers to support victims, HAVEN is now a distinguished anti-violence agency with innovative programming to serve survivors of violence from a social-ecological framework that addresses all aspects of survivors’ lives and works to support survivors in their healing journeys.