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Harrogate Rethink Support Group
Description of the role:

The volunteer administrator will help put together our monthly newsletter - collecting information about current mental health issues and typing it out. Also sending the newsletter out via email and post. Will hopefully attend our monthly meetings where they will lay out the room with leaflets and our library. They will get everything ready for the meeting. Also they would be in charge of our mobile phone to take and reply to enquiries about the support group.

Skills and qualities needed for the role:

Typing skills and an interest in mental health issues are essential. Good organisation skills. Reliability and good time keeping skills. Enthusiasm to do research to find interesting information to go in the newsletter.

Practical information:

The volunteer administrator would devote one morning or afternoon a month (3 hours) to produce the newsletter at our offices in Starbeck. They would work alongside our existing volunteers. Also they would attend our Support Group meeting at St Peter's Church in Harrogate on the 2nd Wednesday of the month. It is held in the Music Room from 11.30am to 1.30pm.


Additional Information
DBS check needed: No
Driving licence needed: No
Car owner: No
Open to: Age 17+
Is this role wheelchair accessible?: Yes
North Yorkshire
Last updated: 23.10.2018
Organisation Information

We support carers, sufferers and relatives and give information and advice through our national and local groups. We campaign locally and nationally for better services and resources for mentally ill people. Regular conferences and meetings on schizophrenia are held and members receive a quarterly newsletter.

Does someone you love & care about have a mental health problem? RETHINK provides support and information to help relatives, partners and friends.

Second Wednesday of every month between 11.30am - 1.30pm except January, August and Bank Holidays