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Position #: 2397
OrganizationAction Committee of People with Disabilities
Position: Support Group Facilitator - Action Committee of People with Disabilities - Support Group
Location: 948 View Street, Victoria, BC, Canada
Impact Statement: Our mission is to put into action through advocacy the empowerment, social inclusion, and economic equity for all People with Disabilities. We promote awareness, acceptance and understanding of the issues and problems facing people with disabilities. Activities include public advocacy and individual advocacy. We are a non-profit society committed to advocating for the empowerment, social inclusion, and economic equity for People with Disabilities. Everyone is welcome. Share your story. Be heard.
Description: Must be familiar with supportive listening techniques and use them while facilitating support group meetings.
Help guide discussion during group meetings
Maintain a safe environment for people to share their stories.
Ability to communicate with diverse groups of individuals.
Ability to bring people together in a positive, loving and nurturing environment.
Including crisis intervention skills.

The group will run from 3:30 pm to 5 pm twice a month on a week day. A commitment of about 4 hours per month.
Training Details: Training and experience an asset.
Working Conditions: Office setting and flexible options available. Accessible for people with disabilities.
Minimum Duration: 7 - 12 months
Timing: Weekday - Daytime
Age: 19+
Ideal for: An Individual
Transportation: On a bus route
Accessibility: Wheelchair accessible entrance, Wheelchair accessible washroom, Designated accessible parking space, Support volunteers with special needs
Area(s) of Interest: Caring Support, Counselling/Conflict
Skill(s): Manage Meetings & Groups, Time Management, Decision-Making/Prioritizing, Problem Solving, Thought Leadership (Innovation), Empathy
How to Apply
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Contact: Helena
Phone: 250 383-4105
Address: 948 View St Victoria, V8V 3L5

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