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Be a Support to Grieving Children

Bereavement support group facilitators co-lead peer support groups for children and their caregivers who are grieving the death of a loved one. With supervision and support, compassionate listeners companion children in their grief journey by listening, playing games, doing crafts, and facilitating conversations among group members.

Organization Description
Organization: 
Children's Grief Center of New Mexico
More Details
Number of Volunteers Needed: 
12
Dates Volunteer is Needed: 
Jan. - May (5:15pm - 8:15pm) - 2 times per month
Minimum Age of Volunteers: 
21
Who Will be Impacted through this Project: 

Children, adults, their extended family, and the community of Albuquerque. Volunteers will also be impacted by the caring, sharing, and the resilience of the participants.

Additional Requirements: 

You are required to take our mandatory 2 day training for all new bereavement facilitators. The next training is January 11th and 12th (Sat. & Sun.) - 2 full days. The commitment is one year; 3 hours, twice per month.

Is this a Group Opportunity: 
No
Are Court-Ordered Volunteers Accepted?: 
No
Is this an Ongoing Opportunity?: 
Yes
Address of Project Site
3001 Trellis NW
Albuquerque
New Mexico
87107
Contact Info
Contact Phone: 
(505) 363-9480