Bergen County Seeks Volunteers for a Regional Domestic Violence Response Team

Municipal Police Departments and Bergen County Department of Human Services, division of Alternatives to Domestic Violence (BCDHS/ADV) are currently recruiting volunteers for a regional team that will respond to victims of domestic violence at police departments located in Bergen County municipalities.  Volunteers from the community are trained to offer necessary information and referrals to victims at a time when they need it most. 

 

Applicants will be required to consent to a criminal background check, urine test, be finger printed and attend a 40-hour training.  Any person interested in applying should go to http://www.co.bergen.nj.us/forms.aspx?FID=92.  

Please complete then submit and print.  Signature page needs to be faxed.  If you do not have internet access, please call (201) 336-7577.  BCDHS/ADV has provided family violence prevention, education and training and emergency intervention services in Bergen County since 1978.