As a Shout Volunteer, you will take text conversations with children, young people and adults who are struggling to cope.

You will be supported by Clinical Supervisors as you work to take someone in distress to a calmer moment, empowering them to take their next steps towards feeling better. You'll also have everything you need to signpost texters to ongoing support services.

You'll learn new skills that you can use in all walks of life and receive ongoing support from dedicated Coaches.

***Benefits of becoming a Shout Volunteer?***

- You'll join a warm and supportive community that shares a mission to support people who are struggling to cope

-Receive 25 hours of free training, gaining communication, active listening, and problem solving skills that are valued by employers and learning institutions

-Gain a sense of pride, satisfaction and purpose from taking conversations that help children and adults get through difficult times and that save lives

-Learn and develop a wide range of skills and experience that will help you in both your work and your personal life

-Volunteer from the comfort of home, at flexible times that suit you

-Work with a dedicated Coach who will support you during your journey

To apply for volunteering you can sign up here: https://giveusashout.org/volunteer/