WESTFIELD, NJ -- Have you ever been told you are a good listener? Do you have a yearning to really make a difference? Become a Caring and Crisis Hotline Listener.
You could save a life.
Volunteers receive 52 hours of comprehensive training in active listening, Mental Health First Aid and Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training. You also are supported by seasoned listeners during 24 hours of internship before you answer calls on your own. Even once you are a certified listener, we provide a range of support and training opportunities so you can continue to develop your skills.
The training includes Mental Health First Aid and ASIST (Applied Suicide Intervention Skills Training) certifications in the cost.
Join our listening community. Our next volunteer training will be held:
Sept. 12, 2018 – Dec.12, 2018
7:00 to 10:00 p.m.
One evening weekly, plus one full weekend. Register Now! Registration is limited. To learn more and apply, please log onto http://caringcontact.org/volunteer-listener-application/ or call 908.301.1899