Become a Caring and Crisis Hotline Listener


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Cause Areas

When

Mon Mar 20, 2017 07:00 PM - Mon Jun 12, 2017 10:00 PM

Where

170 Elm StWestfield, NJ 07090


About

Are you looking for aflexible,rewardingvolunteer opportunity?

Have you ever been told you are agood listener?

Do you have a yearning to really make a difference?

Become a Caring and Crisis Hotline Listener.

You could save a life.

Volunteers receive 52 hours of comprehensive training in

active listening, Mental Health First Aid and Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training.

You also are supported by seasoned listeners during 24 hours of internship before you answer calls on your own. Even once you are a certified listener, we provide a range of

support and training opportunities so you can continue to develop your skills.

Join our listening community.

Our next volunteer training will be held:

March 20, 2017 - June 12, 2017

7 pm - 10 pm

One evening weekly

Plus one full weekend

First Baptist Church

170 Elm Street, Westfield NJ 07090

Register Now! Registration is limited.

To learn more and apply, please log onto

http://caringcontact.org/volunteer-listener-application/

or call 908.301.1899

Skills

  • Crisis Intervention
  • Mental Health
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Youth Services

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum of eight (8) hours per month

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