Outreach Assistant

  • VO65419
  • Home-based volunteering


Description

We are non-profit-making-volunteer run Arts Collective & charity providing a platform both online and offline for those who struggle with mental health, addiction, gender dysphoria, sexuality, feel like they don't quite 'fit', or feel estranged to this world: to express themselves through art.

We are looking for Online Volunteers who will respond to our members in either a live chat (booked in advance) or via email messaging style. Fledgling is currently run by Volunteers online , so this would be an online post.

Organisation aims and objectives

Fledgling Arts Collective Central are a volunteer run charity providing a platform both online and offline for those who struggle with mental health, addiction, gender dysphoria, sexuality &/or feel like they don't quite 'fit'. We encourage you to express yourselves through art as catharsis. Combining Art & Catharsis, we believe in being CathARTic.

Availability

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2 days a week minimum, Monday - Sunday all week

Restrictions

Experience required: We are looking for people who are both trained and untrained in mental health counselling, a good listener is an absolute must . Also it would be helpful if you have some experience of mental health struggles, but not essential. You should have passion and compassion for mental health also; good communication and interpersonal skills; dedication, commitment, working on own initiative, reliable, Organised At ease dealing with people
Travel details: Home based.
Minimum age: 18

Support

Training details: Online mentoring
Support: Named Contact For Volunteer

Last updated 3 months ago

Please note, organisations are currently experiencing a large volume of enquiries from people looking to help out. They may not always be able to meet this demand so please be patient, you may not receive a quick response or be assigned to a role.