Helping Others

Call for Help Inc.

Call for Help’s advocates provide 24-hour response and support to Metro-East victims of rape and other sexual assault in the immediate aftermath, arriving at the hospital or police station to stand by the victim.

How to help

Call for Help, Inc. is seeking volunteer advocates to work with victims of sexual assault. A special 40-hour training course for advocates will be offered at Call for Help, 9400 Lebanon Road, 62203, starting Tuesday, Dec. 2. There will be six training sessions: 5-9 p.m. Dec. 2, 4, 9 and 11, and 10a.m.-6 p.m. Dec. 6 and 13.

Contact information

For more information, call 618-397-0968, ext. 124, or visit