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Compeer Rochester, Inc.

Sara and Carol

"MAKE A FRIEND, CHANGE TWO LIVES." It is as simple as being a friend. If you have four hours a month to spend with an individual in our community who is dealing with mental illness, please contact us today! We offer ongoing training and support, as well as free and low-cost activities for you and your Compeer Friend. Compeer Rochester uses community volunteers to provide guidance and support to individuals who are looking to improve their well-being as a supplement to mental health treatment. For over 40 years, we have helped people in our community who are isolated and lacking socialization, all through the power of 1:1 mentoring relationships.

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About Compeer Rochester, Inc.

Location:

259 Monroe Avenue, Rochester, NY 14607, US

Mission Statement

Through the power of supportive friendships, Compeer serves as a bridge to enhanced wellness for those with social and emotional barriers.

Description

Compeer is a dynamic, 45-year-old, community-based program that uses the power of human connection to help those living with mental illness and behavioral health challenges reach their full potential. Caring volunteers and staff help individuals identify and develop strengths, reducing isolation and feelings of loneliness, and shatter the stigma around mental health

Community
People with Disabilities
Sports & Recreation

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Monroe Square259 Monroe AveRochester, NY 14607

(43.14913,-77.59937)
 

SKILLS

  • People Skills
  • Business Development
  • Community Outreach
  • Relationship Building
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4 hours per month

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