Become a Support Group Facilitator in Lewiston
WhenIt's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.
Where2421 Vineyard AveLewiston, ID 83501
Become a volunteer support group facilitator and make a difference in a caregiver’s life. Provide help and hope in a trusting place.
We are currently recruiting facilitators for dementia specific caregiver support groups in the Lewiston/Clarkston area.
We provide excellent trainings, ongoing support, resources, and continuing education opportunities. A screening and application process is required.
Individuals who are often best qualified as support group facilitators include working or retired social workers, nurse and other healthcare professionals, educators, clergy, counselors, and former family caregivers. Commitment of at least one year is required.
Attributes of a facilitator
Knowledgeable or willing to learn about Alzheimer’s disease, related dementias, and resources
Strong listening and effective communication skills
Sense of humor
Ability to create and maintain a safe environment
Comfortable with expression of emotions
Available for required trainings
Be a part of the team!
- People Skills
- Bereavement Support
- Cross-cultural Communication
- Counseling / Mental Health
- Relationship Building
- Verbal / Written Communication
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- 1 hour per month, must commit for at least 1 year