Volunteer Crisis Responder
(North Simcoe Victim Services, Orillia, Victim Crisis Assistance Ontario)
Opportunity Details: Volunteer Crisis Responder
|Contact||Sherry Telford, Volunteer Coordinator, North Simcoe Victim Services; Phone: 705-325-5578 * 705-238-0629; Email: email@example.com|
NSVS work along side the First Responders and support anyone that has been effected by crime or tragic circumstances. Non-profit organization that runs 24/7, 365 days a year. As a crisis responder you may be asked to assist the OPP or other first responders to help victims and/or families. Requirements include a valid driver's licenc, vehicle and a cell phone.
|Benefits||The satisfaction of helping a victim/family on what could be their worst day.|
|Ages||21 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours||No|
|Areas of Interest||Community / Neighbourhood Volunteering ; Counselling ; Distress / Crisis / Bereavement Support ; Emergency & Response ; Information & Referral Services|
|Skills/Experience||Confidentiality ; Counseling & Support ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Patience ; Team Work|
|Commitment Length||One year commitment - 3 shifts per month|
|Number of Positions||Simcoe County: 30 individual(s)
30 individual(s) needed in total.
Coldwater: - ; Orillia: - ; Oro-Medonte: - ; Ramara: - ; Severn: -
|Training||Training is provided - There is in-person training as well as online training|
|Transportation||Driver License required ; Car required|