Crisis and Suicide Line Volunteer
31 people are interested
Training is onsite at Families First. Calls and/or texts are answered in the comfort of your home.
Provide a critical need to our Central Indiana community! Volunteer to take calls and/or texts from the convenience and comfort of your own home, from individuals in crisis. No prior training is necessary to volunteer!
Next training begins on July 10, 2019
It will be approximately 40 hours. This will be executed with six (6) workshops spread out over an 11-day period. NO EXPERIENCE FOR THIS POSITION IS REQUIRED. We ask that all potential volunteers are ready to learn, listen and practice empathy. The content of the workshops will cover active listening, how to guide callers to local resources, and basic skills for working a crisis hotline.JULY 2019 TRAINING DATES
Wednesday, 7/10/2019, 5:30-9:30pm
Friday, 7/12/2019, 8:30-4:30pm
Saturday, 7/13/2019, 8:30-9:30pm
Tuesday, 7/16/2019, 5:30-9:30pm
Thursday, 7/18/2019, 5:30-9:30pm
Saturday, 7/20/2019, 8:30-4:30pm
We'll work with your schedule.
2240 North Meridian StreetIndianapolis, IN 46208
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- Two 3-hour sessions a week
- access to cell phone or computer with wifi