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Participant Coordinator, Family-to-Family (Remote)

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NAMI San Fernando Valley

NAMI SFV

Are you passionate about helping people affected by mental illness? NAMI-SFV is looking for a dedicated and compassionate individual to fill the role of Participant Coordinator (Family to Family) for our organization. Family to Family is a free, 8-session educational program for family, significant others, and friends of people with mental health conditions. This program is nationally recognized and is in high demand, meaning that we often have a lengthy wait list of people who are eager to attend.

Under the Education Director, the Participant Coordinator will:

  • Assist with managing the wait list for our Family to Family program
  • Call individuals on the wait list to see if they are interested in upcoming classes
  • Complete enrollment for new students

ABOUT US: The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is the nation's largest volunteer-led grassroots organization helping individuals affected by mental illness. At NAMI San Fernando Valley/Santa Clarita Valley, we are proud to offer free support groups, educational programs, and outreach presentations to individuals and families affected by mental illness. We tirelessly fight the stigmatization of mental illness through our advocacy and outreach efforts to spread awareness in the San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valley communities. To learn more, please visit our website at http://www.namisfv.org/ .

TO APPLY: If you’re interested in this volunteer opportunity, click the "I Want to Help!" button now and be sure to include your email address and phone number. We’ll get in touch with you within 48 hours.

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About NAMI San Fernando Valley

Location:

14545 Sherman Circle, Van Nuys, CA 91405, US

Mission Statement

NAMI SFV aims to build a close-knit community to support, advocate for, and educate anyone affected by mental illness.

Description

NAMI, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, is the nation’s largest grassroots mental health organization dedicated to building better lives for the millions of Americans affected by mental illness.

Started as a small group of families gathered around a kitchen table in 1979, NAMI has blossomed into the nation's leading voice on mental health. Today, NAMI is an association of hundreds of local affiliates, state organizations and volunteers who work in your community to raise awareness and provide support and education that was not previously available to those in need. NAMI relies on gifts and contributions to support its important work.

For more information, visit us online at www.namisfv.org or call our info line at (818) 994-6747.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Community
Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Mental Health
  • Program Management
  • Adult Education
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Community Outreach
  • People Skills

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-2 hours/week

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