Compeer Volunteer/Friend


(41.9315,-74.0309)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

300 Aaron Court Bld #3Mental Health Association in Ulster CountyPOBox 2304KINGSTON, NY 12402

About

Compeer is a nationally recognized program which matches community Volunteers and individuals living withmental illness in caring, supportive friendships.Volunteers give 4 hours a month, staying in contact regularly with their Compeer friends and enjoying fun activities together like shopping,going to movies,meeting for coffee,etc. All in the program get together regularly for free fun group activities.Volunteers receivetraining,ongoing support, and guidance from Coordinator.Are you a caring, compassionateand accepting person? Do you want to really make a difference in someone's life? Become a Compeer Volunteer and give the gift of friendship. Don't miss this amazing opportunity to make a new friend, help someone feel less lonely and isolated, and give back to your community!

Skills

  • Mentoring
  • People Skills
  • Mental Health
  • Relationship Building
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours a month for at least one year.
  • Non- judgemental compassion and acceptance of individuals with mental illness.

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