Media Release

Crisis Counselors Needed

Tuesday, December 16, 2008 12:00 AM

11:25 a.m.


ALACHUA COUNTY, FL - The Alachua County Crisis Center is seeking volunteers to become Crisis Line Counselors.  Sixty hours of in-depth training are provided.  This is an opportunity to impact the lives of fellow community members and to gain life-enhancing communication skills.  The next training class begins Saturday, January 24, 2009.


Crisis Center Volunteers represent a cross-section of the community - students, business persons, homemakers, teachers, retirees and so on, ranging in age from 18 to 60+, male and female, with varying degrees of experience and training.


For more information, contact Ali Martinez at 352-264-6782 or visit for more information.




  • Mark Sexton
  • Communications & Legislative Affairs Director
  • Phone: 352-374-5204
  • Cell: 352-283-2317

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in order to participate in a County program, service or public meeting, please contact the Alachua County Equal Opportunity Office at 352-374-5275 at least 2 business days prior to the event. TTY users please call 711 (Florida Relay Service).