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11710 Administration Dr.Suite 2BSaint Louis, MO 63146


This volunteer opportunity is for a Peer Supporter of Burn Patients and Survivors. We are looking for burn survivors, 18 years of age or older, with a willingness to give back and help support other burn survivors in their recovery.

We asked that this wonderful volunteer also attend the monthly Support Group meetings and/or other BRSG events, like the incredibleMissouri Children’s Burn Camp. This volunteer must be post-injury for at least 1 year.

Purpose and Objectives of the Peer Support Program:

  • To provide burn patients with compassion and active listening.
  • To provide one’s own story of survival; as appropriate, in order to help with the adjustment and coping of the burn injury.
  • To support and inspire patients to make the most of their recovery.
  • To provide accurate and supportive knowledge about burns, procedures, treatments, etc.
  • Refer patient or family to the appropriate professional, when the situation is warranted.


  • Patient Care
  • People Skills
  • Psychology
  • Healthcare
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Case Work / Management

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • flexible, 2-3 hours per week preferred
  • Become a volunteer through Mercy Hospital too

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