Ohio Domestic Violence Network

Ohio Domestic Violence Network

Americorps | Columbus, OH, 43216, US
Salary Range:$40,000 – $52,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 19 days ago

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Ohio Domestic Violence Network

ODVN provides standardized training and best practices to DV agencies as well as providing a number of survivor services, statewide and national policy work, and prevention/advocacy work. The mission of the Ohio Domestic Violence Network is to advance the principles that all people have the right to an oppression and violence-free life; foster changes in our economic, social and political systems; and bring leadership, expertise and best practices to community programs. ODVN has services for survivors including providing legal advocacy and attorney referrals, relocation assistance and projects on clemency for incarcerated survivors. We develop best practices in many areas related to serving survivors including accessibility, head injury, mental health, substance use, and trauma-informed care. Collaboration is a large part of the philosophy of the Ohio Domestic Violence Network. We participate in, facilitate many task forces, and have a project that links community support agencies together to better understand the needs of survivors. Education is a large part of the work we do at ODVN and we value the opportunity to provide that education to everyone, including a potential VISTA. ODVN enjoys fostering a culture of collaboration and continued learning. Members are supported as equals among staff and encouraged to offer insight and ask questions as they work. ODVN strives to seek diverse perspectives and lines of experience to better understand the intersectionality between poverty, domestic violence, and a number of other social concerns. Further help on this page can be found by clicking here.

Member Duties : Leading and enhancing ODVN's social media presence, including promoting public awareness about domestic violence and related issues as well as other agency initiatives. Developing communications tools and other documents to promote the agency's mission. Assisting with media outreach, including writing press releases and media alerts. Researching policy questions and other issues and writing research summaries and policy briefs. Assisting with fund development including researching and writing grant proposals. Graphic design skills are a plus.

Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , $200 monthly housing stipend , Living Allowance , Relocation Allowance , Health Coverage* , Training , Childcare assistance if eligible .

Terms :

Permits working at another job during off hours , Permits attendance at school during off hours , Car recommended .

Service Areas :

Community Outreach , Technology , Community and Economic Development , Housing , Health .

Skills :

Community Organization , Communications , Writing/Editing , Social Services , Non-Profit Management , Fund raising/Grant Writing , Public Speaking , Recruitment , Team Work , Conflict Resolution , Computers/Technology , Leadership .