Agency: DVRCCSC - Domestic Violence & Rape Crisis Center of Scotland County
Purpose of Organization: To end domestic violence and all forms of sexual assault.
Address: P.O. Box 2130 Laurinburg, NC 28353
Web Address: www.dvrcc.org
Contact: Beth Taylor, Shelter Manager
Services Needed: Volunteer victim advocate, court advocate volunteer, childcare volunteer, office duties volunteer, public relations volunteer.
Agency: Fayetteville Area Habitat for Humanity
Purpose of Organization: To build affordable homes for low-income families.
Address: P.O. Box 3166, Fayetteville, NC 28302
Web Address: www.fayettevillenchabitat.org
Contact: Mark Hammond
Services Needed: Construction, journalism, marketing, public relations.
Agency: Guardian Ad Litem Program
Purpose of Organization: Advocacy for abused and neglected children in juvenile court.
Address: Box 363, Cumberland County Courthouse, Fayetteville, NC 28302
Web Address: nccourts.org/citizens/GAL
Contact: Sharon Scott
Services Needed: The Guardian ad Litem Program seeks community volunteers who can advocate for the best interests of abused and neglected children. There is a 30-hour training required. Online training is available.
Agency: Guardian Ad Litem Program
Purpose of Organization: To advocate for abused and neglected children.
Address: 108 W. 8th Street, Lumberton, NC 28358
Web Address: RobesonCountyGAL.freeservers.com
Contact: Tulisha Pridgen
Services Needed: Will make contact with children in foster care or relative placements, determine child's needs by contact with others. Needs will be presented in report to judge.
Agency: Rape Crisis Volunteers of Cumberland County
Purpose of Organization: To assist victims of sexual assault.
Address: 515 Ramsey Street, Fayetteville, NC 28301 / PO Box 58332, Fayetteville, NC 28305
Web Address: rapecrisisonline.com
Contact:Ze Surratt ll
Services Needed: Answer hotline, respond to emergency room calls, and assist with educational projects.
Agency: Rape Crisis Center of Robeson County
Purpose of Organization: Provide services to victims; prevent future victimization.
Address: P.O. Box 1564, Lumberton, NC 28359-1564; 212 N. Chestnut St., Lumberton, NC 28358
Phone: (910) 739-6278
Contact: Margaret Crites, Executive Director
Services Needed: Direct service volunteers/interns provide services to victims in our office or through the crisis line; a new court advocate internship is available.
Agency: Robeson County Church & Community Center
Purpose of Organization: The RCCC works to reach out to meet their neighbor's needs. The RCCC seeks to involve people across cultural, racial, class, and denominational barriers in partnerships with each other to address social needs and to move towards a solution.
Address: 210 E. 15th St., Lumberton, NC 28358
Web Address: www.ncumc.org/robesoncounty
Contact: Darlene Jacobs
Services Needed: Volunteer tutors, retail volunteers at home store, volunteers to help with housing repairs, help distribute food, donations, etc.
Agency: Sacred Pathways
Purpose of Organization: Home for the aged and handicapped
Address: P.O. Box 2895, Pembroke, NC 28372
Contact: Ruth Dial Woods
Services Needed: Must be able to work one on one with residents and provide conversation, companionship, activities, etc.
Agency: Southeastern Family Violence Center
Purpose of Organization: To shelter, advocate, and empower victims of domestic violence to educate and break the cycle of violence.
Address: P.O. box 642, Lumberton, NC 28359
Web Address: www.southeasternfamilyviolencecenter.org
Contact: Melody COle
Services Needed: Hotline volunteer, court advocate volunteer, shelter relief volunteer, childcare volunteer, office/clerical, fundraising volunteer, therapeutic counseling aide volunteer.
Updated: Wednesday, October 24, 2012
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