Rape, Abuse & Incest National Network, Inc AKA RAINN

Rating: 4.77 stars   35 reviews

Address:

2000 L St NW Suite 406 Washington DC 20036 USA

Mission:

RAINN is the nation's largest anti-sexual violence organization. RAINN operates the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1.800.656.HOPE and the National Sexual Assault Online Hotline at online.rainn.org, and publicizes the hotline's free, confidential services; educates the public about sexual violence; and leads national efforts to prevent sexual violence, improve services to victims and ensure that rapists are brought to justice.

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Rating: 5 stars  

Being a volunteer for RAINN's online hotline has been one of the most incredible experiences. Volunteers are trained through an extensive 40+ hour training period, which includes in-person and online sessions and tutorials. The staff is beyond committed to giving their volunteers the best possible training so that they can feel prepared to assist hotline visitors to the best of their ability. It has absolutely been one of the most rewarding experiences, because I am able to put my passion of advocating for and assisting survivors of sexual assault into practice. RAINN is truly an incredible organization.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

my work as an online hotline volunteer.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

offer more frequent in-person training sessions, so that more volunteers could be trained in assisting hotline visitors.

 
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Rating: 5 stars  

I have been volunteering since last year and this experience has changed my life. It makes you feel that you are hands on helping someone. The training is incredible, the support immense and it is so gratifying that it makes every second worthwhile. I work full time and this is something I do on th side but it has become a very important part of my daily life. Im very gratefull for letting the organization allow us to contribute in such an easy and fun way.

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many calls and thank you messages

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no changes

 
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