Make an Impact in Rural Wisconsin!

Imagine waking up every morning, ready to take on important work in an organization that is changing the world. Imagine building your career while protecting the generations to come. At Embrace, our employees know they are making a difference every day. We share a spirit and devotion for equity and social change. Our unique backgrounds and qualifications blend together to help us fulfill Embrace’s mission. As our coworker, you have the benefit of knowing that everything you do is part of Embrace’s effort to end violence and oppression in rural Wisconsin. Join us and make a difference. Be a part of a leading and innovative organization, and do the work you've always imagined.

Great Benefits

Core Benefits

  • Sick Leave: 12 days per year

  • Vacation Time: 12 days per year

  • Personal Time: 2 days per year

  • Holidays: 9 + Floating

  • Flexible Benefit Account prorated to all FT and PT employees

  • Employer paid Life Insurance to all FT and PT employees

  • Employer paid Parental Leave to all FT and PT employees

  • Employee Assistance Program to all FT and PT employees providing confidential short-term counseling services for employees and their families in a variety of areas including stress management; legal or financial issues; alcohol and drug abuse; and information on elder care, family and education resources

  • Generous travel reimbursement

Optional Benefits

  • Low-deductible Health Insurance: Security Health Plan (access to Marshfield, Mayo, and others)

    • Prorated Health Insurance coverage offered to PT employees

    • Spouse, domestic partners and dependent coverage available

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Short-term Disability

  • Supplemental Accident Insurance

  • Critical Illness Insurance

  • Elective staff development opportunities and certifications

Office & Volunteer Coordinator

Embrace Services, Inc. has an opening for an Office & Volunteer Coordinator based in Rusk County. The Office & Volunteer Coordinator is responsible for the day-to-day coordination of the offices including office reception and crisis response, financial and grant assistance, human resources support, record keeping, and general administrative support. Additionally, this position is responsible for coordinating, recruiting and training volunteers and interns. This position is expected to work closely in conjunction with the Executive Director (ED) and Accountant to support Program Coordinators, Domestic and Sexual Violence Advocates, and Crisis Advocates. This position may be required to occasionally respond and provide accompaniment advocacy services as part of the crisis response program that provides in-person accompaniment advocacy services to domestic and sexual violence survivors seeking forensic medical exams, emergency medical attention, and/or advocacy accompaniment services during law enforcement interviews across the four-county service area.

Embrace is a nonprofit organization providing domestic and sexual violence advocacy services and safe shelter. The Rusk County Office is located in Ladysmith, WI. The pay rate for this position is $17.00 - $19.00/hour depending on experience. Successful applicants will have a Bachelor’s degree in a related field and a minimum of two years professional employment experience with proven effectiveness. Please email your resume and cover letter to Katie at The review process will begin immediately and will continue until the position is filled. 

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Job Description

Crisis Advocate

Embrace Services, Inc. has an opening for a part-time/sub Crisis Advocate in Rusk County. The Crisis Advocate is responsible for maintaining the shelter facility and related operations, providing non-judgmental, supportive assistance to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault and their children. The position will also respond to crisis situations and support families in the shelter, on the telephone and in-person, manage security and operations of the shelter during established evening and weekend shifts, complete cleaning schedule, maintain shelter supplies, and monitor Crisis Advocate scheduling changes subbing when your schedule allows.

Embrace is a nonprofit domestic and sexual violence safe shelter located in Ladysmith, WI—45 minutes north of Chippewa Falls, WI and 40 minutes east of Rice Lake, WI. The starting pay rate for this position is $12.00/hour. Embrace offers a $10,000/year Flexible Benefit Account, excellent paid time off rates, and Health Insurance. Successful applicants will have related professional experience with proven effectiveness. Please email your resume to Katie at

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Sub Crisis Advocate

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
— Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Embrace is an equal opportunity employer and promotes affirmative action to assure equal employment opportunities for all qualified individuals regardless of age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, or disability. In the administration of its employment policies and practices, Embrace does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, citizenship, age, personal appearance, family responsibilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, disability, veteran status, matriculation, political affiliation, or genetic information.