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Arthritis Queensland is an organization that aims to improve the lives of people with arthritis, endeavouring to help people learn how to better manage the condition. We run three online support groups for those facing the challenges of life with arthritis.
We are seeking empathetic peer-mentors to provide one-to-one peer support to people living with arthritis via our telephone support network: Arthritis Assist. Volunteers are matched with Arthritis Assist Participants who share similar experiences, to offer support via regular phone calls. Volunteers would be trained, supported and supplied with the information, resources and support necessary to provide telephone support.
Key Responsibilities include:
Our ideal volunteer:
* May be arranged by the organisation. Details will be provided after you express your interest.
Time commitment per week will vary depending on the number of Participants a Peer-Mentor is matched with at any one time, as well as the Peer-Mentors own availability.
Training is provided via computer-based training modules and a one-to-one phone session.