Helpline Volunteer

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Choices Support Center free psychological helpline for LGBT+ asylum seekers needs volunteers who can speak Dutch, English, and at least one other language Arabic, Farsi, Turkish, Russian, or Ukrainian. Choices provides training and clinical support.

Choices Support Center (Choices) is a social service organization for people of
all gender identities and sexual orientations. We offer support to make informed
healthier life choices. Our services include individual counselling and weekly
social support groups. The groups and services connect asylum seekers with others to help
support each other maintain healthier life choices and integrate into the queer community.
All eligible volunteers will receive Choices helpline call responder training, a Choices
mobile phone and support
Preferred eligibility requirements for all volunteers
o Knowledge of and experience providing psychological counselling
o Crisis counselling knowledge – experience as a volunteer or professional
o Former refugee in Netherlands
o Knowledge of social service organisations or experience receiving assistance
from social service organisations
o Knowledge of LGBTQI services
o Have personal or professional contacts in organisations that can assist our
Volunteer tasks:
o Respond to helpline calls as per guidance provided
o Document all calls as instructed in guidance
o Attend training and support sessions
Preferred volunteer commitment period
o Minimum 2 month period
o Minimum 4 hours a week
o Morning or afternoon shifts
Volunteer compensation:
o Metro and travel assistance as needed

Vacature Kenmerken

Buiten de stad, Centrum, Landsmeer, Nieuw-West, Noord, Oost, Weesp, West, Westpoort, Zuid, Zuid-Oost
LHBTIQ, Vluchtelingen en statushouders
Wat ga je doen
Voorlichting en lesgeven
Scholing, Inwerktraject, Persoonlijke begeleiding
Goed NL, Alleen Engels, Alleen andere taal
Publicatie datum
16 juni 2022
Contact Person Name
Jason Farrell