UPCOMING CRISIS CENTER EVENTS
2/9, 2/10, 2/23, 2/24 - February S.A.N.E. training -
The Crisis Center seeks registered nurses with a minimum of one year of experience for a specialized S.A.N.E. (Sexual Assault Nurse Examiner) training. S.A.N.E. nurses provide medical care and forensic exams to individuals who have experienced sexual assault. Nurses who participate will receive special training including how to give a forensic exam, collect an individual’s medical forensic history, how to perform a detailed physical and emotional assessment, written/electronic and photographic documentation, collection and management of forensic samples, and how to provide emotional and social support and resources.
The four day training will be held from 8:30am – 5pm on February 9, 10, 23 and 24 at the Crisis Center in downtown Birmingham, Alabama. Training is FREE for nurses who sign a one year contract with Crisis Center, Inc. ($300 if no contract signed.) 40 CEUs available to all who complete all four days of training event.
April - Sexual Assault Awareness Month
April 20 - Voices United - A Concert Supporting Survivors of Sexual Assault
7 PM at The Jaybird. Details and advance tickets HERE.
Saturday, April 21 - 4th Annual Bocce Bash
Held on the lawn at Make BHM, this incredible day of fun and fundraising is our Junior Board's signature event. Funds raised go toward the Michael K. Falligant scholarship, which is awarded each year to an individual working toward a degree in a helping field such as social work, nursing or counseling. Register here!
Tuesday, May 1 - Kick off for our Annual Friends Campaign!
Everyone benefits from having a few more friends, and the Crisis Center is no different! We hope you'll consider joining this fun and fabulous campaign by giving $75 and entering for a chance to win a brand new Mazda Miata!
Monday, June 4 - Sticks Against Stigma
The Todd Parsons Memorial Fund "Sticks Against Stigma" Golf Tournament is a wonderful golfing event held at the beautiful course at Graystone Country Club. Great food, friends and family make this day of fundraising a real joy. Proceeds help individuals struggling with issues of mental health and suicide in the greater Birmingham area.