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Volunteer Crisis Responders
Victim Services of Algoma

Not On Bus Route Not Wheelchair Accessible No Parking Available

Urgency: Average

Number of volunteers needed: 10

Minimum Age: 19

Work Location: throughout Victim Services catchment area

Police Check: Required

Reference Check: Required

Vehicle: Not Required

Smoking: Not Permitted

Language(s): Other

Sector(s): Social Services

Work Type(s): Providing Services Directly to People

Duties: Providing short-term emotional and practical assistance to victims of crime at the request of the attending police, or other emergency service personnel, andidentifyng longer-term needs to the Executive Director.

Skills Expected: maturity, reliability and responsibility; comfort in dealing with a variety of people in crisis; ability to provide emotional support and willingness to rpovide practical assistance; knowledge of community resources; own transportation an asset

Orientation: Orientation is done through Ministry of Attorney mandated minimum standards training and ongoing through time involved in organization.

Training: Ministry of Attorney General mandated minimum training provided over 2 weekends. Ongoing training through monthly meetings. Volunteers must participate in ongoing training activities offered each month.

Benefits: Gives the opportunity to assist members in our communities who have been affected by crime or tragic circumstance.

Car Required: No
Start Date: 09/23/2015
End Date: Ongoing
Time Commitment: 24 hours per month
for 12 days.
Day(s) Needed: Monday
Contact: Robin Kerr
Executive Director
Phone: 705-945-6905
Fax: 705-945-6864
Email: robin@victimservicesalgoma.ca

Executive Director
514 Queen Street East
Sault Ste. Marie, ON
P6A 2A1