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Family Counselling Trust

icon-location 5 Cedar Road, Charlton Down, Dorchester, Dorset., Dorchester, DT2 9UL, United Kingdom

icon-charity Registration number 1112739

icon-phone 07841578684


The Family Counselling Trust (FCT) is a UK registered mental health charity providing crucial early intervention psychological support to children and young people (up to age 18) from families predominantly on low incomes, whilst remaining accessible...See more
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Volunteer Chair at Family Counselling Trust

Volunteer Chair at Family Counselling Trust

opportunity-location 5 Cedar Rd, Charlton Down, Dorchester DT2 9UL, UK
opportunity-dates 16 Aug 2022 - 16 Aug 2024
FCT is seeking to recruit a volunteer county chair person in both Wiltshire and Dorset (1 person per county). The county chair is an important part of the charity, responsible for coordinating the promotion and growth of the service in either Wiltshire or Dorset. You will: Lead the county committee of dedicated volunteers Take on an ambassadorial role and promote the service locally and support fundraising efforts Be the eyes & ears of the county; staying up to date with service levels, fundraising & local developments in the sector Represent your county to the Board & at the County Chairs Forum Establish county targets & liaise with the Treasurer & CEO. About FCT: Founded in Dorset in 2005, Family Counselling Trust provides counselling to children, young people and their families on low incomes, who are not able to access NHS services. We are an early intervention service, treating mental health issues before they escalate into crisis; plugging the gap caused by long waiting times and high referral thresholds. We are fully funded by generous donors and funders, and have a dedicated team of passionate staff and volunteers. WHAT ARE FAMILY COUNSELLING TRUST LOOKING FOR? Are you passionate about improving the lives of children? Interested in improving young people's mental health & wellbeing? Do you have experience managing & coordinating? + you want to make a difference!? REQUIREMENTS Must live or work locally
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hrs commited
Target Goal 4 hrs
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Family Counselling Trust


Project Name

Delivering Counselling Services for Children & Young People

Helping beneficiaries

The wider families and context of the child receiving psychological services

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