Haven Seeking Bereavement Volunteers

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May 22, 2013
Interested in being a member of the Haven “family?"

Haven of Schenectady, a bereavement support center, is seeking a few good volunteers interested in becoming members of Haven’s non-clinical service staff.  Volunteers will receive training in offering bereavement support using the companioning model to individuals facing the loss of loved ones and/or pets, or coping with life changing transitions/events.  Requirements include flexibility of working day or early evening hours; interest in developing bereavement support skills through training provided by Haven; ability to relate to people of diverse backgrounds; and reliability.  Prior experience in the helping professions is not necessary.

Interested applicants should send a brief outline explaining personal/professional background, contact information, and hours of availability to info@havenofschdy.org.
Maryanne Malecki, Executive Director
maryanne@havenofschdy.org, (518) 370-1666