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 email@example.com.