LeMoyne, QC J4R 2L4
You can offer moral and practical support to families in order to help them face the stress and difficulties of being a parent.
You have experience with children
You are available once a week for approximately 3 hours
You are a good listener.
Training of volunteers
Visiting volunteers are twinned with a family after participating in a 3 hour per week, 7 week training course.
Here are the themes covered during those sessions:
The role of a volunteer in Premiers Pas / Home Start.
Values and behaviours
Family life and stress factors
Protection of children
Involvement, limits and support
Home visits and Premiers Pas / Home Start organization.
Wrapping up and evaluation