Volunteer Opportunities at Canadian Mental Health Association - Simcoe County Branch

(Canadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch, Barrie - 128 Anne St S)

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Position ID: V-MID0711 Last Modified: 29 Sep 2020 Last Full Update: 29 Sep 2020
Opportunity Details
ContactMarg Gow, Coordinatorof Volunteer Resources, Canadian Mental Health Association - Simcoe County Branch; Phone: 705-726-5033 ext 532; Email: mgow@cmhastarttalking.ca
DutiesVolunteer duties vary depending on the placement and will be discussed prior to an interview
BenefitsGain knowledge of mental health and addiction issues * meet and network with knowledgable people * gain experience working as part of a team to reach a common goal
ClientsIndividuals with mental health and addiction Issues
Ages20 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForMen ; Women ; Couples ; Individuals
Areas of InterestMental Health / Addictions ; Office Administration ; Program Coordination / Support ; Reception Support ; Telephone Communication
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & 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 LengthMedium Term (4 months to 1 year) ; Asking volunteers to commit to at least six months.
Interaction LevelOne-on-one ; Small Group ; Virtual Volunteering ; Offices currently closed due to COVD-19. However accepting Applications
Minimum Hours6 / Month
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon (9 am-5 pm) 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon (9 am-5 pm) 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon (9 am-5 pm) 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon (9 am-5 pm) 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon (9 am-5 pm) 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon (Occasionally) 
Hours vary depending on the placement
SeasonsYear Round ; Depends on placement
AccessibilityFully Accessible ; Designated parking at entrance - Parking Lot at most locations
LocationVaries: Barrie: Orillia: Midland: Collingwood: Innisfil
Number of PositionsBarrie ; Collingwood ; Innisfil ; Midland ; Orillia
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationDriver License required - Depends on placement ; Car required - Depends on the placement
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsCompletion of compulsory on line AODA Training and any other training deemed necessary, on line or through workshops
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Agency Details
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Organization NameCanadian Mental Health Association. Simcoe County Branch, Barrie - 128 Anne St S
Office Phone705-726-5033
Toll Free Phone1-800-461-4319
Address & Map
128 Anne St S
Barrie, ON L4N 6A2
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