Category Archives: W.A.V.E.

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!!

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 .

Pick.Click.Give.

How to…   Once you complete your PFD application online, you are given the opportunity to support the WAVE through Pick.Click.Give. Simply choose from the drop down menu “WAVE” And select an amount to donate; it’s as simple as that. The minimum donation amount is $25 and you can donate up to your entire dividend. Pick.Click.Give.…

#GivingTuesday!

December 1st is the day!! [wds id=”2″] Challenge your friends to donate! Don’t forget to check with your employer to see if they matches donations to charities. Why W.A.V.E.? Our goal is to raise $5000.00 to help protect victims of domestic violence and sexual assault safe in Petersburg. Nearly 60% of women in Alaska have experience domestic…

#UNselfie

#UNselfie: Noun [uhn-sell-fee] 1. A show of support for Giving Tuesday. Take a pic, showing why you support WAVE,tag it #unselfie  #givingtuesday, and upload it you your instagram, twitter or Facebook from now till December 2nd. What is Giving Tuesday? Giving Tuesday is a national day(December 1, 2015) of giving, raising funds and bringing awareness after…

Petersburg Mom’s Support Group

For all Mom’s of young children You are welcome to bring your little ones with you. We’d like to make this group as accessible as possible, hope to see you there. November 6th Noon-1 PM November 21st 11-Noon PM Petersburg Public Library For more information please contact: Lea Stanton Gregor 907-650-7292 lea@foundtruenorth.com Adrienne Watkins 907-518-4003

What can an advocate do for me?

Ever wonder what an advocate does? Our advocates are not here to judge or tell you what you need to do in your situation. We are here to listen. We can: Provide a safe place for you and your children to rest and think about options Help with transportation to a safe environment Connect you…