The StrongHearts Native Helpline is Hiring!

The National Indigenous Women’s Resource Center is searching for the next wave of Advocates and Advocate Shift Leads to help expand the StrongHearts Native Helpline team. Trained with a strong understanding of Native cultures and traditions, StrongHearts advocates provide culturally-appropriate, one-on-one support to callers affected by domestic violence and dating violence. As a national helpline, the StrongHearts Native Helpline (1-844-7NATIVE) offers confidential, anonymous and healing space for Native Americans to reach out for help and resources. To view the job announcements, visit the StrongHearts website at www.strongheartshelpline.org/about. Please share with your networks to help us spread the word!

Save The Date – Join StrongHearts’ DVAM Twitter Circle on October 25

In honor of Native DVAM, join the StrongHearts Native Helpline and NIWRC on Thursday, October 25, at 1 p.m. CST to connect with our relatives from across Indian Country and Alaska. Connecting with our Native DVAM theme – “Carrying Our Traditions Forward, Leaving Abuse Behind” – we want to hear from you! Use hashtags #DVIsNotTradish and #N8VDVAM to share what your true traditions mean to you! Everyone is encouraged to participate. Follow @StrongHeartsDV on Twitter for more details. Psst… don’t forget: October 25 is #PurpleThursday! Remember to wear purple all day and hashtag your photos of you and your team for DVAM!