(Simcoe Peer Support for Mental Health and Addictions, Collingwood)
|Contact||Kathy Dudley, Board Chair, Simcoe Peer Support for Mental Health and Addictions; Phone: 705-795-1395 * 705-444-1844; Fax: 705-444-4782; Email: Cspkdudley@gmail.com|
|Duties||Simcoe Peer Support (SPS) is currently seeking applications for the volunteer Board of Directors |
We are seeking individuals 19+ yrs of age with some knowledge of Board Governance in the Not For Profit sector, additional knowledge of health system and small business finance would be an asset. Preference will be given to individuals or family members living with mental health and/or addictions.
Our Board meets bi-monthly (6 per year). Board meetings are scheduled to develop policies and procedure, future programming, review financials, and to address and support any concerns staff members may have.
Simcoe Peer Support is a self-help, peer support and resource centre for individuals and families experiencing mental health and/or addiction concerns. Our mission is to provide and promote wellness and recovery. SPS accomplishes this through peer support, advocacy, self help, education and building partnerships within the community.
|More Info Link||www.mentalhealthandaddictions.com|
|Ages||19 year(s) and up|
|Suitable for OSSD||No|
|Suitable For||Adults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Persons with a mental disability ; Men ; Women ; Individuals|
|Areas of Interest||Board of Directors ; Committees ; Mental Health / Addictions ; Therapy|
|Skills/Experience||Accounting & Finance - An asset, but not necessary ; Communication & Interpersonal Skills - An asset ; Confidentiality - A must ; Creativity ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Planning & Organizing ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Team Work|
|Commitment Length||3 year term|
|Interaction Level||Small Group - 7 board members|
|Dates and Times||The Board meets 6 times/yr at 3pm - 430pm at 41 Elgin st Collingwood|
|Seasons||Year Round ; Meet every other month|
|Number of Positions||Collingwood: 3 individual(s) |
3 individual(s) needed in total.
|Training||Orientation ; Training on-going|
|Transportation||Near public transit|
|Police Check||Not Required|
|Liability Insurance||Not Available|
|Organization Name||Simcoe Peer Support for Mental Health and Addictions, Collingwood|
|Address & Map|
41 Elgin St, Unit 201
Collingwood, ON L9Y 3L6