Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Resume
  • Vulnerable Sector Search
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for groups
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Self Help Group Facilitator - Saskatoon

Saskatoon, SK [map]
/ monthly
Ongoing
We are seeking a Volunteer Peer Support Group Facilitator for our Under 40 Support Group based in Saskatoon. This group supports members age 18-39. During meetings, members share information, best practices and support one another on issues affecting people living with MS.     

Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of the month at 7pm CT and are currently running virtually, but there is potential for in person meetings to resume once safe to do so and location is sourced.   

As Volunteer Peer Support Group Facilitator, you will use a self-help model to foster a safe, caring environment so that group members will feel comfortable dealing with their issues and concerns regarding the ways in which MS affects their lives.  

For more information and to apply, please contact volunteer@mssociety.ca.
Additional Details & Skills Required
The MS Society will provide online training for this position, in addition to on-going support.
Why should you volunteer for this opportunity?
Why Volunteer? 

- Flexible schedule, except for set monthly meetings 
- Gain experience with group facilitation and peer support 
- Valuable training about MS and the effects of a chronic medical condition 
- Experience working in the non-profit / health services sector 
- Opportunity to connect with other volunteers, such as through monthly virtual coffeehouses and Facilitator Forums 
- A reference letter will be provided upon your request
Requirements:
  • Interview
  • Resume
  • Vulnerable Sector Search
  • Flexible in schedule
  • Good for groups