Date: OngoingOrganized By: Alzheimer's Association
State: OKContact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Support Group Facilitators create a safe, open environment where people share their feelings, thoughts and experiences in a combined effort to better cope with and manage the shared problems of dementia. The goal of Alzheimer's Association support groups is to provide emotional, social and/or educational support to group members.
As facilitators, individuals may be responsible for general caregiver, adult children, spouse, gender-specific or language-specific groups. Support Group Facilitators positions needed statewide.
Commitment: Support Group Facilitators commit to a 1-year term delivering a monthly group. Background checks are required as part of the volunteer selection process.
Training: Support Group Facilitators will be trained by the Association in a 5 hour session, which includes Volunteer Orientation.
Skill Desired: Public Speaking/Meeting Facilitation, Education/Training
Matching Interests: Indoors, Geared for 50+ volunteers, Relevant Experience Appreciated, Education & Literacy, Community, Health & Wellness
JOIN FOR JUST $16 A YEAR