Volunteer

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CMHA Niagara offers a variety of volunteer positions to help serve individuals with mental health conditions and to raise awareness about mental health in our community.

Volunteers play an integral role in our agency though their contributions of time, inspiration, energy and expertise. Volunteers gain a sense of satisfaction knowing they have directly influenced individuals with mental health issues. Anyone may apply to become a volunteer, including those with lived experience. We are a diverse set of individuals, embracing all cultures, age groups, and backgrounds. We are are also diverse in our experience; from students wanting to gain knowledge and experience in the mental health field, to young and seasoned professionals wanting to make an impact in our community, to seniors contributing a breadth of knowledge gained from their life experiences.

How can I help?

Speakers Bureau:

Have a personal experience with mental illness? Share your story to help raise awareness, provide education, and decrease the stigma surrounding mental illness.

Other Opportunities:

Bingo Volunteer: Help raise funds for CMHA Niagara. Money raised goes directly to our programming.

Fundraising/Events/Women & Wellness: Help organize events to raise funds and awareness for CMHA Niagara.

Board Member: Become an active member on our Board of Directors.

For more information contact the Volunteer Coordinator:  905-641-5222  or info@cmhaniagara.ca

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)