Justice Systems Program Visitation Center Client Advocate

Application deadline: February 11, 2019

Employer: The Women's Community, Inc.

Location: Wausau, WI

Primary responsibilities

Job Description:

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The Women’s Community currently has two part-time positions available:

Justice Systems Program Visitation Center Client Advocate


Job Summary:  Two part-time positions, approximately 14-18 hours each; schedule is mainly every other weekend with some additional weekday hours.

Provides on-site supportive services to victims of domestic abuse during scheduled visits; offering peer counseling, safety planning, review of needs/barriers, domestic abuse information and education.



  • Staff the Center during all regularly scheduled hours.
  • Collaborate with The Women’s Community and Judicare staff to assist clients and ensure all safety planning, community resource and legal assistance needs are met.
  • Arrange advocate communication with victims for on-going supportive services outside of Visitation Program.
  • Make client referrals to community resources as needed; facilitate direct communication between service provider and client when possible.
  • Facilitate collaborative working relationships with other TWC programs and community partners.


Must have experience with and possess ability relating to children and their parents. 

Must possess ability to provide non-judgmental services. 

Must be familiar with the dynamics of domestic and sexual abuse on children. 

Bi-lingual fluency is a plus.

Additional application instructions

The Women’s Community Inc. is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer functioning under an Affirmative Action Plan.

The Women’s Community Inc. is a United Way Partner Agency.


If you have an email account, please include your email address on your resume, and addjake@womenscommunity.org to your list of approved senders. You will be contacted by email.


Please submit a letter of interest and resume by Tuesday, December 11, 2018

to the attention of:

Jane Graham Jennings

The Women’s Community, Inc.

3200 Hilltop Ave.

Wausau, WI 54401

Contact: jake@womenscommunity.org

Application deadline: February 11, 2019

Sorry, we are no longer accepting applications for this position.

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