- A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
5 people are interested
A peer mentor will help one or more of our clients on a one-on-one basis, meeting informally in person or via telephone. The mentor will navigate the pitfalls of life "on the outs" (outside of jail/prison), providing guidance and support to the mentee. The mentor will share their knowledge, experience, and advice on a variety of topics relating to adjusting to a drug-free, non-criminal lifestyle.
To be eligible, volunteers must have been previously incarcerated and/or successfully completed a certified gang diversion/intervention program, substance misuse (including AA/NA or other "rehab") program, or other CBT-based programs, and must not have participated in the harmful activity they overcame for at least one year.
Note: This volunteer position is for the Elk Grove/South Sacramento, California, area only.
Complete the volunteer application at http://success-reentry.com/get-involved/volunteer/
We'll work with your schedule.
To be determinedElk Grove, CA 95758
- People Skills
- Crisis Intervention
- Problem Solving
- Relationship Building
- Critical Thinking
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Must be at least 25
- Orientation or Training
- Minimum 4 hours per month
- Sacramento area only. Completion of certified gang/drug program; No negative activity for 1 year.