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Meet our new hire!

Petersburg WAVE is happy to announce we have hired someone for our new part-time position! Elinor Robinson is now our Prevention Coordinator! We are excited to welcome her to our team! Reach her here: ellie@petersburgwave.org with anything prevention related!!

Join our team!

WAVE is hiring for a Part-Time Prevention Coordinator! JOB DESCRIPTION Prevention Coordinator EMPLOYMENT STATUS: Part Time 25 hr/wk SALARY: 16.50 REPORTS TO: Executive Director POSITION CLOSING DATE: October 20, 2017 DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Initiate, develop and execute program plans in coordination with the Executive Director:  Establish and implement programmatic goals and…

WAVE is seeking additional volunteers for our crisis line.

WAVE is seeking additional volunteers for our crisis line. Training is provided, no experience necessary. Through partnership with Alaska Network on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (ANDVSA) and University Alaska Southeast (UAS) online training is provided. The next class online class will begin Oct 17 Students work through the course at their own pace, with…

Wear Purple for Elder Abuse Awareness

June 15, 2017 is World Elder Abuse Awareness Day. On this day, communities all over the world will sponsor events to highlight the growing issue of elder abuse. In confronting and addressing the issues of domestic violence and sexual assault, it is important that we also identify and recognize the signs of elder abuse. The…

Teen Dating Violence Awareness Month

Loveisrepect.org is bringing awareness of teen dating violence this month. check out their site for more information. Dating violence comes in many forms. It can be physical,  put downs, embarrassing you in public, threats, controlling who you talk to or what you wear, pressuring you to do anything sexual, preventing you from using birth control,…

We moved!

Our office has moved! Out new office is located at 102 S 2nd St, Suite A. Our contact information is still the same. Office 907-772-9283 or 24 hr Crisis line 907-518-0555 (if you need a new WAVE poster please call us and we will get you a new one with our updated address.)

WAVE is hiring!

WAVE is hiring a full time Advocate. We are looking for someone who can provide care and support for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. Must have ability to work with people of diverse ethnicity, socio-economic circumstance, religion, culture, and sexual orientation. WAVE assists participants in creating safety plans, accessing housing, exploring resources and options…

PCF grant awarded to WAVE

Thank you to the Petersburg Community Foundation! WAVE’s 24 crisis line is made possible by a grant from the Petersburg Community Foundation, an Affiliate of the Alaska Community Foundation. For more information on the other grantees please check out the story on KFSK .

Office closed

The WAVE office will be closed from May 12-16, 2016, if you need to reach an advocate please call 907-518-0555