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Volunteer Presenter

Date: Ongoing

Organized By: NAMI Central Texas

Address: 4110 Guadalupe Street, Bldg 781,
Austin, TX 78751

Contact: Jordan@namicentraltx.org
Program Support Specialist, 5124209810
More Information: Click here

1 in 5 people will develop a mental health issue this year. Despite a higher prevalence rate than diabetes, cancer or asthma, 90% of people aren't comfortable talking about mental health. By becoming a NAMI Central Texas volunteer you have the opportunity to help make Central Texas a place where people talk openly about mental health and have access to education, support, and advocacy programs.

As a grassroots organization, NAMI Central Texas relies heavily on volunteers to provide diverse and life-changing programming for at no cost to families and individuals living with a mental illness while providing training and education in schools, workplaces, and faith communities. Most of our volunteers either live with a mental illness or love and care for someone that does which inspires hope for recovery provides support for families and changes perceptions about mental illness. Join us today as we strive to change the mental health conversation in our community!


VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES:
- Teach a class
- Give presentations
- Facilitate a Support Group
- Volunteer in Our Office
- Advocate for Mental Health
- Volunteer at Events

HOW TO GET INVOLVED: Learn more about what we do by visiting our website:https://namicentraltx.org/volunteer/Come to a Volunteer Information Session, get acquainted with our staff and find out how you can make a difference.

Register for a session here: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSclaJUko7MbBVFVcBfG-cNRWo7lmPXlNCBy2xVeRlb5Xh5B6Q/viewformQuestions? Email Jordan@namicentraltx.org

Skill Desired: Spanish Language, Public Speaking/Meeting Facilitation, Medical/Health

Matching Interests: Indoors, Relevant Experience Appreciated, Health & Wellness, People with Disabilities, Community

This volunteer listing is provided by AARP's Create the Good. Visit Create The Good to search more volunteer opportunities or post your own opportunity.

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