Are you a sensitive, caring listener? Are you passionate about helping people affected by mental illness? NAMI San Fernando Valley/Santa Clarita Valley is looking for compassionate volunteers to return calls to our HelpLine from people in crisis or from those who need resources to help themselves or a family member with a mental health condition. We train our HelpLine Facilitators thoroughly and provide them with a comprehensive resource booklet to share relevant resources with callers. *Spanish-speaking applicants highly encouraged to apply!*
ABOUT US: The National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI) is the nation's largest volunteer-led grassroots organization helping individuals affected by mental illness. At NAMI San Fernando Valley/Santa Clarita Valley, we are proud to offer free support groups, educational programs, and outreach presentations to individuals and families affected by mental illness. We tirelessly fight the stigmatization of mental illness through our advocacy and outreach efforts to spread awareness in the San Fernando and Santa Clarita Valley communities. To learn more, please visit our website at http://www.namisfv.org/.
TO APPLY: If you’re interested in this volunteer opportunity, click the "I Want to Help!" button now and be sure to include your email address and phone number. We’ll get in touch with you within 48 hours.