Volunteering in Sarnia-Lambton

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Family Counselling Centre

1086 Modeland Road, 2nd Floor Bldg 1030
Sarnia, Ontario
Canada
N7S 6L2

Contact Name: Donna Martin
Website: http://www.familycounsellingctr.com
Phone: 519-336-0917 ext 251
Fax: 519-336-8517
Email: donna@familycounsellingctr.com

Services

The Family Counselling Centre is a multi-service agency dedicated to strengthening individuals and their relationships with others. This is accomplished through counselling, education, prevention and advocacy.

Volunteer Roles

Distress Line – a telephone service that is dedicated to providing non-judgemental reassurance, emotional support and crisis intervention.Tel-Check – A daily phone call to elderly and persons with a disability to ensure that they are safe and to provide daily emotional support.Kids On The Block – A program that goes into elementary schools utilizing life-size puppets to engage children in discussion about the abilities and experiences of people who have a variety of special needs and to heighten awareness around issues such as disabilities, bike safety and substance abuse.Family and Schools Together – A prevention program that involves families and their school.Program Development – Assist in raising awareness of the agency’s programs through running special events and administrative duties.

Volunteer Opportunities

CALL SENIORS

Posted on October 10th, 2019

Volunteers are needed to ensure that seniors continue to receive their daily check-in calls through the Tel-Check program. Are you looking for a rewarding volunteers experience? Want to support individuals in our community, gain valuable training and experience, and be part of an amazing team? Are you a good listener? For over 40 years volunteers […]

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Distress Line Volunteer

Posted on October 10th, 2019

  Volunteers are needed to ensure that when people reach out to the Distress Line, their call will be answered. Are you looking for a rewarding volunteer experience? Want to support individuals in our community, gain valuable training and experience, and be a part of an amazing team? Are you a good listener? For over […]

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Puppeteer for a Cause!

Posted on September 4th, 2019

Family Counselling Centre is in need of volunteers to join their Kids on the Block Program. Learn to puppeteer and present skits that provide youth in Sarnia with lessons on inclusion, prevention, and safety. No experience necessary. Join the fun today!

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Special Event Volunteers

Posted on August 27th, 2019

Volunteers needed for Juke Box Challenge held each March. We need outgoing, proactive and organized volunteers to join our committee, help plan & work on the night of the event. Don’t want a long term commitment? That’s okay because we need many “night of” volunteers. If this interests you, please give us a call or […]

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DISTRESS LINE VOLUNTEER

Posted on August 27th, 2019

Are you a good listener? We need you! Volunteer with the Distress Line. Distress Line is a free, confidential telephone crisis support service for persons in Sarnia-Lambton. Training provided. For over 40 years volunteers have been providing telephone support to isolated seniors and individuals struggling with day to day lie challenges in Sarnia Lambton. Register […]

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MAKE A SENIOR’S DAY WITH ONE CALL

Posted on August 27th, 2019

  Volunteers needed to place calls to seniors who live alone and are isolated. “Tel-Check volunteers are my guardian angels”. For over 40 years volunteers have been providing telephone support to isolated seniors and individuals struggling with day to day life challenges in Sarnia Lambton. If you are a good listener and care to speak […]

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