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The Mental Health Promotion & Resiliency Facilitation Program at CMHA Hamilton is recruiting new speakers for our TAMI (Talking About Mental Illness) program!
Aug 30, 2023
The TAMI program provides in-person and virtual education sessions focused on reducing the stigma associated with mental illness, featuring individuals with lived experience of mental illness sharing their story of hope & resiliency. TAMI sessions are provided in schools, businesses, community organizations/workplaces and also to the general public. Each session is approximately one hour in length and is co-facilitated alongside a CMHA staff member from the MHPR Program.
What we are looking for:
- A Candidate with strong public speaking skills who has a story of lived experience to share with the community.
- A time commitment of approximately 1-3, 1-hour sessions monthly operated during CMHA’s working hours (8:30am – 4:30pm)
- Occasional weekend and evening opportunities available
- The ability to travel within Hamilton and surrounding areas (Dundas, Ancaster, Stoney Creek) during these hours.
Please note, this is a volunteer position that provides an honorarium per session.
If you are interested in applying to be one of the speakers with the TAMI program, please fill out your application form and submit it to Mikaela or Allie at: email@example.com OR firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday September 20th, 2023.