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Community Training: Working with Adults Impacted by Childhood Trauma

Sojourner House 400 Smith Street, Providence, RI 02908, Providence, Rhode Island

Adults who experience childhood trauma are often faced with a myriad of complications overtheir lifespan in a variety of facets of their lives. Complex trauma can have a drastic impact onthe emotional, spiritual, physical, psychological, and sexual wellbeing of those who experienceit. This training will address the potential lifelong emotional and behavioral symptoms ofComplex Trauma,...

$20

Community Training: Understanding and Supporting Transitional Age Youth Survivors

Sojourner House 400 Smith Street, Providence, RI 02908, Providence, Rhode Island

Join Sojourner House as we hear Generation Z share what it means to be a TAY: Transitional Age Youth (14-24) as well as a survivor of domestic violence or sexual assault.  This hybrid video interview/interactive training will broaden our understanding of how best to work with young people– from the perspective of young people themselves....

$20

Community Training: Housing Survivors of Sexual Assault

Sojourner House 400 Smith Street, Providence, RI 02908, Providence, Rhode Island

In the first half of this training, participants will learn the basics of sexual assault and how it affects unique populations. Participants will also be given an overview of all Sojourner House resources, with a specific focus being put on Sojourner House sexual assault services that can be accessed both by clients and by the...

$20

Community Training: Working with Trans & Gender Diverse Individuals

Sojourner House 400 Smith Street, Providence, RI 02908, Providence, Rhode Island

This training is specifically tailored to address the unique challenges faced by transgender victims, acknowledging the intersectional nature of their identities and the particular barriers they may encounter when seeking help or accessing resources. Participants will gain a deeper understanding of the dynamics of domestic violence within transgender relationships and develop strategies to provide culturally...

Free – $100

Community Training: Spiritual Trauma & Adverse Spiritual Environments

Sojourner House 400 Smith Street, Providence, RI 02908, Providence, Rhode Island

The objective of training is to understand that spiritual trauma can result in a range of negative outcomes such as internalized shame, mental health concerns, self-harm or suicidal tendencies, and feelings of disconnection. Through a trauma-informed approach that emphasizes affirmation, we can effectively address these issues. Objective 1: Understand the impact of spiritual trauma on...

$100

Community Training: Queer American History

Sojourner House 400 Smith Street, Providence, RI 02908, Providence, Rhode Island

The objectives of this presentation are to examine the history of queer communities, their struggles, and triumphs throughout history, and to gain a deeper understanding of the evolution of Queer Liberation and the development of the modern-day Gay Rights movement. This includes exploring pre-colonial queer history, the impact of colonialism, the criminalization and pathologizing of...

$20

ABOUT

For over 45 years, Sojourner House has served thousands of victims and survivors of domestic abuse, sexual violence, and human trafficking. 

Thanks to our supporters, we are able to offer wraparound services such as support groups, emergency shelter, transitional and permanent supportive housing, sexual health advocacy, and emotional support.

We believe that everyone deserves a safe, healthy home, and proudly house all genders.

MISSION

The mission of Sojourner House is to promote healthy relationships by providing culturally sensitive support, advocacy, housing, and education for victims and survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and human trafficking; and to effect systems change.

CONTACT

Drop-In Center:

1570 Westminster Street, Providence, RI 02909

Administrative, Education, and Outreach Office:

386 Smith Street, Providence, RI 02908
Main mailing address

Office: 401-861-6191
Fax: 401-861-6157
Housing Office: (401) 808-6889
Email: info@sojournerri.org

*Please note that this email account is checked during business hours (Monday – Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.). If you need an immediate response, please call our 24/7 hotline at 401-765-3232.

SEEKING HELP?

CALL THE HELPLINE: 401-765-3232

We do not use Caller ID, and we always block our outgoing calls for your safety.

*If you are in immediate danger and need emergency assistance, call 911