Sample Domestic Violence Advocate Resume

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Randy Joyce
3547 Walt Nuzum Farm Road
Dunkirk, NY 14048

Job Objective To obtain a Domestic Violence Advocate position that fully utilizes my experience and abilities.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Substantial experience in coordinating with speech and hearing impaired victims
  • Thorough knowledge of dealing with domestic violence cases
  • Outstanding knowledge of coordinating with women and youth for cases
  • Ability to develop and maintain professional relationship with individuals
  • Ability to participate in various community awareness programs
  • Solid understanding of getting compensation for crime victims

Professional Experience:

Domestic Violence Advocate
Missions Inc., Dunkirk, NY
August 2012 – Present


  • Maintained knowledge of current issues and ensured effectiveness in resolution.
  • Coordinated for cross trails programs and assisted in delivery.
  • Maintained record of client activities and completed client forms as per requirement.
  • Communicated with victims and provided one on one consultation.
  • Assisted victims in filling various service forms and planned service activities.
  • Documented everyday interactions and prepared reports for different services.

Domestic Violence Advocate
Faith House, Inc., Dunkirk, NY
May 2009 – July 2012


  • Participated in various court testimonies and prepared for the same.
  • Gathered various statements from victims and documented it as per requirement.
  • Assisted victims and explained them their rights.
  • Provided intervention and educational support to clients.
  • Performed everyday activities on a rotational schedule to manage any crisis.
  • Provided education to community and resolved various cases for domestic violence.


Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice
Cumberland County College, Vineland, NJ

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