SHOUT OUT: You can help victims of domestic violence in Bergen County: Officials are recruiting volunteers for a regional team that will give domestic violence victims necessary information and referrals.
Applicants must agree to a criminal background check, be fingerprinted and attend 40-hour training.
The Domestic Violence Crisis Response Team program is a collaborative recruitment effort between the county and local police departments in:
Upper Saddle River
(The program is required under the New Jersey Prevention of Domestic Violence Act of 1991 and is funded by a VAWA grant.)
Those interested in applying should go to: http://www.co.bergen.nj.us/forms.aspx?FID=92
Complete, print and fax.
If you don’t have Internet access, call: (201) 336-7577
The Bergen County Department of Human Services Division of Alternatives to Domestic Violence (BCDHS/ADV) has provided family violence prevention, education and training and emergency intervention services in Bergen County for the past 35 years.
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