2323 Columbus Avenue
Waco, TX 76701
The Advocacy Center's mission is to promote healing of children and crime victims through advocacy, collaboration, prevention and treatment. Programs include 24 hour crisis hotline; adult SANE examinations at local hospitals; case management; counseling forensic interview for children/youth; physical examination for children/youth; collaborative investigation with law enforcement, D.A. and child protective services.
Baccalaureate/MSW Foundation: Provide crisis intervention and case management services for children and adults
MSW Concentration: Program planning and administration; direct practice-individual, family and group crisis intervention and counseling; training-community and staff, volunteers, volunteer coordination
Desire to be part of providing care to survivors of sexual assault and violent crime. Internship requires high level of maturity and responsibility. Knowledge of social work helping skills and a commitment to social work vaules. Intern must have clear criminal background check and participate in agency volunteer training.
Monday-Thursday 8:30 am to 8:00 pm; Friday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Forty hour training includes classroom and experiential learning. Training leads to certfication as a sexual assault advocate. Hosptial coverage is mandatory component of training.