Peer Support Volunteer
(Guelph & Area Right to Life)
|Contact||Vanessa Montague, Project Coordinator, Sanctuary Outreach; Phone: (519) 836-6311; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Duties||Guelph and Area Right to Life is currently looking for helpline volunteers who would be responsible for receiving calls over a week-long period every month. |
Calls are typically from women in crisis pregnancy situations seeking information and support.
Interested individuals should be empathetic, have a willingness to learn about the resources of Guelph and the surrounding areas and should demonstrate compassion.
|More Info Link||www.sanctuaryoutreach.com/volunteer.html|
|Clients||Girls, women and couples in need of pregnancy support.|
|Ages||18 year(s) and up|
|Suitable For||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with limited mobility ; Couples|
|Areas of Interest||Child & Family Services ; Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Community Outreach ; Counselling ; Life Skills Support ; Mentorship / Leadership|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Counseling & Support ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; General Computer Skills ; Leadership ; Mentoring & Training ; Planning & Organizing ; Research ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Translation & Languages ; Writing & Editing|
|Commitment Length||Short Term (Up to 4 months) ; Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Long Term (More than 1 year)|
|Interaction Level||Solitary ; One-on-one ; Small Group ; Large Group ; Virtual Volunteering|
|Minimum Hours||4 / Month|
|Dates and Times||Opportunities available Sunday through Saturday, morning, afternoon and evening. We are always especially interested in volunteers with a background in nursing, counseling, or related fields for the roles of helpline volunteer.|
|Location||Various locations in Guelph and surrounding area|
|Number of Positions||Guelph: 10 individual(s) |
10 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Orientation ; Training is provided ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job|
|Transportation||Near public transit|
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|Organization Name||Guelph & Area Right to Life|
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