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About the Position
Position #: 19099
OrganizationBereaved Families of Ontario - Midwestern Region
Position: Facilitators - Peer Support Group
Location: 65 Hanson Avenue, Kitchener, ON, Canada
Impact Statement: All our programs are run by volunteer facilitators who are themselves bereaved, and offer a unique compassion and understanding of grief and grief support to our program members.
Description: Are you bereaved and in a place in your grief where you could offer support to others? Bereaved Families of Ontario Midwestern Region is currently recruiting peer facilitators. Individuals will complete our training with a strong understanding of peer support, and gain the skills and confidence required to facilitate individuals in a group setting.
Training Details: Our next facilitator training is being planned for Spring 2018.
Working Conditions: While our priority areas are for Child & Infant Loss facilitators, our training is open for any BFO-MR peer support groups.
Duration: More than 1 year
Timing: Weekday - Evening, Weekend - Daytime
Time Detail: Please Note: All applicants must complete an online application form, and will be required to complete an interview prior to training.
Age: 18+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support Newcomers
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Counselling/Conflict, Leadership/Management
Skill(s): Interpersonal Communication, Facilitation and Training, Empathy, Respect, Ethical Framework
How to Apply
Application Link:
Website: http://www.bfomidwest.org
Email: Send an Email Message
Contact: Carly
Phone: 519-603-0196
Address: 65 Hanson Avenue Kitchener, N2C 2H6


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