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Review for Sexual Assault Crisis Center of Eastern Connecticut Inc, Willimantic, CT, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

I was recruited to the board by a family friend who was employed at the agency.

I see the work of the agency through the eyes of the Director. She tells the board of the trials and tribulations involved in working with many different agencies.

There are the stories of success and failure in getting the Emergency Room personnel to notify victims of our availability.

Likewise, there are successes and failures working with various police agencies and child protective services.

The roles and goals of the individuals from these agencies are often at odds, but we have seen some wins in achieving group interaction.

It appears to me that the public is much more educated than in the past, thanks in part to the work of our counselors.

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

My personal experience is based on the reports of the achievements of the counselors delivered by the Director. Another measure of success is that all of our inspections and reviews have been positive.

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

Make efforts to find sources of private funding.

Role:  Board Member & I worked on the board to try to keep the agency funded and functioning.