Crisis Line Volunteer
|Contact||Cheri Huys, Volunteer Coordinator, Niagara Region Sexual Assault Centre, Carsa Inc; Phone: 905-682-7258; Email: email@example.com|
|More Info Link||www.sexualassaultniagara.org|
|Duties||We are the Rape Crisis Centre for the Niagara region. We need volunteers to help with our 24-hour crisis line, peer support program, front desk reception, and accompaniment programs. 10-week training program provided. Learn about the impacts of trauma, responding and crisis intervention skills. |
If you are interested, contact Cheri for an appointment.
3 courses run per year, fall, winter and spring.
|Benefits||Work from your home, gain experience in social work and counseling fields, maximum 4-6 shifts per month, customize your own volunteer hours, great for students, women who work in the home. |
Gain experience as a crisis line counselor and then access peer support, and advocacy and accompaniment programs.
|Clients||Adult survivors of childhood rape, sexual abuse, incest and adult sexual assault.|
|Dates and Times||Monday: Evening |
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
Assist staff in covering our 24-hour crisis line. We need help week evenings and weekends. Very flexible shifts, we accommodate you!
|Location||All crisis calls handled from the safety and comfort of your own home|
|Accessibility||Fully Accessible ; The Niagara Region Sexual Assault Centre is completely accessible.|
|Minimum Age||19 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for OSSD||No|
|Minimum Hours||10 / Month|
|Commitment Length||Long Term ; One year ; flexible hours.|
|Training||Orientation ; Training is required ; Scheduled training ; Training required ; Orientation ; 10-week volunteer training program provided, 3 hours per week, sessions held at the Centre in downtown St. Catharines, 503- 43 Church Street |
In need of Crisis Line Volunteers - VOLUNTEER FROM YOUR OWN HOME.... Call Cheri, Volunteer Coordinator at 905 682 7258 or send an email: firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
|Interaction Level||Solitary ; Virtual Volunteering ; Telephone work, minimal face to face contact|
|Categories||Crisis Counselling ; Peer Counselling ; Phone calls ; Victim/Witness Counselling|
|Skills/Experience||Good listening skills; reliable, open-minded, non-judgmental, professional behavior; feminist understanding of violence against women|
|Additional Requirements||Must have a telephone. Application; interview; confidentiality contract; police check.|
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|Organization Name||Niagara Region Sexual Assault Centre (CARSA Inc)|
|Address & Map|
43 Church St, Ste 503
St Catharines, ON L2R 7E1
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