Volunteers Needed at Fairfax County Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court
Fairfax County Office of Public Affairs
12000 Government Center Parkway, Suite 551
Fairfax, VA 22035-0065
Contact: Merni Fitzgerald, Director of Public Affairs
703-324-3187, TTY 711, Fax 703-324-2010
Media Pager: 703-324-NEWS (6397)
Jan. 18, 2005
Volunteers Needed at Fairfax County
Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court
Victim services aides for the Office of Victim Services at the Fairfax County Juvenile and Domestic Relations District Court are needed to assist crime victims of juvenile offenders. Volunteers will notify victims of pending hearings, inform them of their legal rights and provide emotional support. Training and supervision will be provided. A minimum commitment of one four-hour shift per week between 9:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, for six months is required. Volunteers will be interviewed and must submit to a criminal background check. A background in law, counseling or social work is helpful but not required.
For more information about this position or to
request an application, please contact Maurine Houser, victim services
coordinator, JDRDC, at 703-246-3525, TTY 711.