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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

Become a Puppeteer!

Posted on April 10th, 2019

Family Counselling Centre is looking for volunteers to join their Kids on the Block Program and become puppeteers! Learn the art of Bunraku puppetry as you help teach youth important lessons on inclusion, combating bullying, wellness, safety and more! No experience necessary. Join the fun today!

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Call Isolated Seniors

Posted on April 4th, 2019

  Volunteers needed to place calls to seniors who live alone and are isolated. “Tel-Check volunteers are my guardian angels”. If you are a good listener and care to speak with individuals who need support and to feel connected, the Family Counselling Centre wants to speak with you. For over 40 years volunteers have been […]

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Are you a good listener?

Posted on October 15th, 2018

Are you a good listener and care to speak with individuals who need support and to feel connected? The Family Counselling Centre wants to speak with you. For over 40 years, volunteers have been providing support and to isolated seniors and individuals struggling with day to day life challenges. For information, call Donna at 519-336-0120 […]

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Distress Line and/or Tel-Check Volunteers Needed

Posted on December 18th, 2014

If you are a good listener and care to speak with individuals who need support and to feel connected, the Family Counselling Centre wants to speak with you! Volunteers needed to place calls to seniors and persons with disabilities who live alone and are isolated. “Tel-Check volunteers are my guardian angels”. For over 40 years  […]

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