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Mentor
(WrapAround Hamilton)

Position ID: 1875 Last Modified: 20 Nov 2012 Last Full Update: 20 Nov 2012
Opportunity Details
ContactElske de Visch Eybergen, Director of WrapAround Services/Coordinator West Hamilton WrapAround, Shalem Mental Health Network/West Hamilton WrapAround; Phone: 905-528-0353; Fax: 905-528-3562; Email: elske@shalemnetwork.org
More Info Linkwww.shalemnetwork.org
Duties* Exploring age appropriate activities in the community. 
* Appropriate role modeling and befriending individuals who have been alienated due to their circumstances. 
*Providing companionship and willing to be an open ear. 
BenefitsReimbursement for out of pocket expenses.
ClientsIndividuals and families with complex needs - child, youth, and adult.
Dates and TimesTimes and dates can be very flexible and negotiable ... any day of the week.
SeasonsYear Round
LocationDundas
Number of PositionsDundas: 3 individual(s) 
 
3 individual(s) needed in total.
Ages17 year(s) and up
Suitable for OSSDYes
Minimum Hours3 / Week
Commitment LengthLong Term (more than 12 months) - Preferred.
TrainingTraining on-going
TransportationOn Bus Route - Near the 52 Dundas bus route. ; Access to a car would be helpful.
Interaction LevelOne-on-one
Start DateOn or after 19 Nov 2012
CostCost for volunteer - Vulnerable person Police Clearance will be reimbursed.
Police CheckRequired
Volunteer CategoriesAssistant - Community & Family Services ; Befriending ; Crafts ; Mentoring Services ; Recreational Activities ; Teaching/Instructor ; Tutoring
Skills/Experience* Open minded, good advocacy skills  
* Able to network and find resources  
* Good listener/sounding board  
* Knowledgeable  
* Nonjudgmental  
* Positive and enthusiastic attitude  
* Willing/able to devote time to others
Additional RequirementsWillingness to make a commitment/dependable/flexible/good listener/active.
Liability InsuranceAvailable
Agency Details
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Organization NameWrapAround Hamilton
Address & Map
Shalem Mental Health Network
1 Young St, Suite 512
Hamilton, ON L8N 1T8
 
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Mailing Addressc/o Shalem Mental Health Network-WrapAround
Office PhoneShalem Mental Health Network: 905-528-0353 
Toll Free Phone1-866-347-0041
Fax905-528-3562
E-Mailelske@shalemnetwork.org
Websitewraparoundhamilton.wordpress.com