My Pledge to You – I will to the best of my ability:
- Plead for, support, or recommend a cause or course of action * 2. Actively support or promote your interests * 3. Take action to help you say what you want, secure your rights, represent your interests, and obtain services you need. * 4. Speak, act, and/or write on behalf of the sincerely perceived interests of a person or group. * 5. Help you identify your problems and work proactively to fix them.
I have earned several victims’ assistance and advocacy certificates in the areas of domestic violence, human trafficking, elder abuse, etc. online at OVCTTAC (Office for Victims of Crime Training and Technical Assistance Center). as well as pursuing my Civilian Advocacy Credentials with VOCA and have resources in every state in the U.S.