Volunteer Services

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Volunteer Services2018-01-23T10:22:46-04:00

This section is a description of the programs available to clients.  If you are interested in volunteering with CMHA Niagara, please click here for more information.

Social Connections Program:

Do you want to feel more socially connected? Are you on the waitlist for services or feel that you need some extra support?

Specially trained volunteers engage with you via telephone or Skype to talk about various social topics. This program will help you improve your social skills and will provide support if you are feeling isolated.

Community Engagement Program:

Do you want to be more connected to the community? Do you enjoy social, leisure and recreational activities?

Consider joining this program! Participation can include one-on-one support or group activities if you are looking to meet new people. You may develop your current interests or explore new ones.
Make connections through various leisure and recreational activities.

 We also have opportunities for you to volunteer with CMHA. Opportunities include the above programs, and additionally:

Speakers Bureau: Share your story about mental illness to help raise awareness, provide education and decrease the stigma surrounding mental illness.

Committee Member: Become a member on our Client Program and Advisory Committee.


For general inquiries on our programs and services, please call 905-641-5222.

The following 24/7 crisis and information is available:

Distress Centre Niagara: 905-688-3711

COAST: 1-866-550-5205 (Press 1)

Mental Health and Addictions Access Line: 1-866-550-5205 (Press 2)