Physical Address: 101 Elm Avenue, S.E. Roanoke, VA 24013
Ms. Sarah Higginbotham, specializes in intimate partner violence prevention, including domestic and dating violence, sexual assault, and stalking prevention. She has served as a hotline coordinator, an education and outreach coordinator, a volunteer coordinator and an advocate and counselor for victims/survivors of intimate partner violence during her 15 years of service in the field. Sarah provides the following services in role as the VOICE (Violence.Can.End) Program Coordinator for Jefferson College of Health Sciences. Ms. Higginbotham serves as the Chair for the VOICE Task Force, the Vice Chair of the Family Violence Coordinating Council, and a board member of SARA (Sexual Assault Response and Awareness), Inc. She also serves as Title IX Coordinator and an instructor and Fieldwork Coordinator for the Health Psychology Department at Jefferson College.
Title IX protects students, employees, applicants for admission and employment, and other persons from sex discrimination, including discrimination based on gender identity, regardless of sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, part or full time status, disability, race, or national origin.