Parent and Families group volunteer

West Sussex Mind

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This role involves supporting staff to deliver our mental health and well-being support through our parent support service, Families in Mind. You will be co-facilitating online and in person group sessions to support people who use our service to improve their mental health and well-being.


  •  That you are practical, caring, considerate of others, empathetic and patient.
  •  That you are a confident communicator with good listening skills.
  •  Have knowledge and experience or involvement with parents and early childhood would be welcome.
  •  Have understanding or lived experience of mental health needs, this is not essential for the role.
  •  Would be committed to being part of the service on a regular basis.


  •  Welcome you to West Sussex Mind with a package of training and information needed to carry out the role.
  •  You will meet new people, have the opportunity to learn new skills and to take part in regular in-house training.
  •  We will check-in regularly to ensure you are enjoying your volunteering role.

Practical Considerations

We will reimburse pre-agreed expenses in line with West Sussex Mind’s policy.

When do I need to be available?

Details This role will be a minimum of 2 hours per week. The hours can be flexible to work with the volunteers schedule.
Morning Afternoon Evening

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  • Details
  • Disabled Access
  • Equal Opportunities Policy or Statement
  • Expenses
  • Health and Safety
  • Induction
  • Insurance Cover for Volunteers
  • Other
  • Suitable for 13 - 16 years
  • Suitable for 16 - 18 years
  • Suitable for a group of volunteers
  • Suitable only for (e.g. 18+, LGBT, BAME, Women only)
  • Support on Offer
  • This role is adaptable for different abilities
  • Training