Mental Health Innovations (MHI)

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MHI launched Shout in May 2019. Shout is the UK’s first 24/7 text service, free on all major...

Crisis Volunteer For Shout. The UK's 1st 24/7 Crisis Text Line

This opportunity takes place between 10 Dec 2019 and 20 Jun 2020.

https://www.giveusashout.org/volunteer-with-us/ This is a completely new type of volunteering.? We’re giving you the chance to: Have an impact on people’s lives and make a difference by? resolving crises Learn communication, problem solving and crisis management skills – recognised by employers, unis and colleges as essential skills Enjoy being part of a pioneering team Volunteer the way you want – from home in your p.j’s, in the office or with a group of friends Access ongoing professional development with a dedicated Coach

Benefits to self

Learn communication, problem solving and crisis management skills – recognised by employers, unis and colleges as essential Enjoy being part of a pioneering team Volunteer the way you want – from home in your p.j’s, in the office or with a group of friends Access ongoing professional development

Benefits to others

Helping those in mental health crisis

Location

Home

Training available

25 hours of dedicated/flexible training.

Hours per week

2

Fund-raising targets

no

Transport details

N/a
  • Areas of InterestMental Health, People, Wellbeing
  • Activities I Like To DoAdvice and Support, Buddying, Counselling, Mentoring, General Help, Virtual Volunteering

Employability skills

  • Communication 0
  • Community Action 0
  • Interpersonal 0