Volunteer Opportunities at Canadian Mental Health Association - Simcoe County Branch

(Canadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch, Volunteer Program)

Position ID: V-MID0711
Last Modified: 28 Mar 2024
Last Full Update: 28 Mar 2024

Opportunity Details: Volunteer Opportunities at Canadian Mental Health Association - Simcoe County Branch

Contact Jenna Zardo, Team Lead - Urban Pantry and Volunteer Programs, Canadian Mental Health Association - Simcoe County Branch; Phone: 705-726-5033; Email: jzardo@cmhastarttalking.ca

Volunteer duties vary depending on the placement and will be discussed prior to an interview

Benefits * Gain knowledge of mental health and addiction issues 
* Meet and network with knowledgeable people 
* Gain experience working as part of a team to reach a common goal
Clients Individuals with mental health and addiction Issues
Ages 20 year(s) and up
Suitable for Highschool Credit Hours No
Areas of Interest Mental Health / Addictions ; Office Administration ; Program Coordination / Support ; Reception Support ; Telephone Communication
Skills/Experience Communication & Interpersonal Skills ; Confidentiality ; Creativity ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; General Computer Skills ; Listening Skills ; Marketing & PR ; Patience ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Self-Motivated / Work Independently ; Team Work ; Fundraising experience
Commitment Length Medium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Asking volunteers to commit to at least six months.
Interaction Level One-on-one ; Small Group ; Virtual Volunteering ; Offices currently closed due to COVD-19. However accepting Applications
Minimum Hours 6 / Month
Accessibility Fully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance - Parking Lot at most locations
Location Varies: Barrie: Orillia: Midland: Collingwood: Innisfil
Number of Positions Barrie ; Collingwood ; Innisfil ; Midland ; Orillia
Training Orientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
Transportation Driver License required - Depends on placement ; Car required - Depends on the placement
Police Check Required
Additional Requirements Completion of compulsory on line AODA Training and any other training deemed necessary, on line or through workshops

Agency Details: Canadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch, Volunteer Program

Office Phone 705-726-5033
Toll Free Phone 1-800-461-4319
Fax 705-719-0908
Website cmhastarttalking.ca
Address & Map
128 Anne St S
Barrie, ON
Canada L4N 6A2
Mailing Address 128 Anne St S 
Barrie, ON 
Canada L4N 6A2