COPE Mental Health Program
(Community Care Durham)
Opportunity Details: COPE Mental Health Program
|Contact||Marcy Marchuk, Volunteer Coordinator, Community Care Durham; Phone: 905-668-6318 ext 269; Email: email@example.com|
|Duties||Become a facilitator in recreation and support groups for those with emotional or mental health concerns * groups take place virtually during the week * telephone support also provided * extensive training required|
|More Info Link||www.communitycaredurham.on.ca|
|Benefits||With the support of volunteers, COPE clients are able to learn, develop, and maintain skills while improving ways to cope and manage|
|Clients||Adults 16+ with emotional or mental health issues * groups for caregivers and family members|
|Ages||18 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours||No|
|Suitable For||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a mental disability ; Men ; Women ; Newcomers / English as a second language|
|Areas of Interest||Life Skills Support ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Program Coordination / Support ; Social Interaction|
|Skills/Experience||Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Counseling & Support ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Mentoring & Training ; Patience ; Team Work|
|Commitment Length||Long Term ; One year commitment|
|Interaction Level||One-on-one ; Small Group|
|Location||Throughout Durham Region|
|Number of Positions||Brock ; Durham Region ; Scugog ; Uxbridge (Township of)
16 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Orientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required ; Winter Training session begins virtually in January for 12 weeks|
|Transportation||Near public transit|
|Additional Requirements||Application form with references * Vulnerable Sector police check - if completed within a 6 month period, no need to re-apply
Volunteers are required to be fully vaccinated in adherence to COVID-19 protocols and the new Vaccination Policy.
Agency Details: Community Care Durham
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