Crisis Responder

(Victim Services Bruce Grey Perth, Victim Crisis Assistance Ontario)

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Position ID: V-GRE0097 Last Modified: 24 Jan 2019 Last Full Update: 24 Jan 2019
Opportunity Details
ContactHeather, Volunteer Coordinator, Victim Services Bruce Grey Perth; Phone: 519-270-7006; Email:
DutiesThe role of the crisis support volunteer is to respond to a crisis situation, with your team partner, and provide: 
* Emotional support to those in crisis 
* Practical assistance to clients 
* Information and resources 
* Referrals to the agencies available in the community for long-term support 
* Safety planning
More Info
Ages19 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDNo
Suitable ForAdults (18+) ; Seniors (55+) ; Post-secondary students ; Men ; Women ; Newcomers / English as a second language ; Couples ; Individuals
Areas of InterestDistress / Crisis / Bereavement Support ; Shelter Coordination Support
Skills/ExperienceCommunication & Interpersonal Skills ; Counseling & Support ; Customer Service ; Dependability & Trustworthiness ; Friendly & Outgoing ; Leadership ; Listening Skills ; Positive / Cheerful Demeanor ; Team Work
Commitment LengthLong term (more than 6 months)
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Minimum Hours8 / Week
Dates and TimesMonday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Tuesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Wednesday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Thursday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Friday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Saturday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening 
Sunday: Morning, Afternoon, Evening
SeasonsYear Round
LocationOwen Sound
Number of PositionsBruce County: 50 individual(s) ; Grey County: 50 individual(s) 
100 individual(s) needed in total.
TrainingOrientation ; Training is provided ; Training is required ; Scheduled training ; Training on the job ; Training on-going
TransportationDriver License required ; Car required
Application Deadline15 Feb 2019
Police CheckRequired
Additional RequirementsChild Welfare Check
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Start DateOn or before 05 Mar 2019
Agency Details
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Organization NameVictim Services Bruce Grey Perth, Victim Crisis Assistance Ontario
Toll Free Phone24-hour Crisis Phone: 1-866-376-9852
Address & Map
611 9th Ave E
Owen Sound, ON N4K 6Z4
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