WE CARE is hiring full-time counsellors.
In your role, you will have to:
• Conduct individual and group counselling of persons with addiction-related issues
• Conduct psycho-educational workshops and facilitate recovery support group meetings
• Conduct training programmes or workshops
• Assist with new programme development activities
• Plan and coordinate activities at the drop-in centre
You should possess these competencies:
• A Master’s degree in Counselling, Counselling Psychology or Psychology
• Minimum 3 years of experience in counselling work
• Well-versed in various psychotherapy tools, with deep listening skills and empathy for recovering persons
Prior counselling experience in relapse prevention is an advantage.
Kindly write to firstname.lastname@example.org
We regret that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.
WE CARE is looking for volunteers!
If you’re looking to make a difference in the lives of recovering individuals and their families, look no further.
Other than cash donations and donations-in-kind, WE CARE wants volunteers who are keen to assist in the reintegration of recovering individuals successfully into society.
We have a range of opportunities you could volunteer for:
Organisations with active CSR departments who are looking to give back or serve the community are also welcome to write to us.
WE CARE will attempt to match your talents to the needs of our recovering persons.
Kindly email completed volunteer form to email@example.com
WE CARE has started a new support group called “Family and Friends Support Group”. Facilitated by WE CARE counsellors, this group is meant for spouses, partners, family members or friends affected by an addicted loved one.
"Family & Friends" teaches effective strategies for self-care and how to cope with the recovering addict. The support group focuses on changing the way you interact with the recovering loved one. Using the CRAFT Model and SMART Recovery tools, we will touch on important topics that family members and friends experience, including:
The goals for "Family & Friends" are
"Family & Friends" is scheduled on the 1st and 3rd Thursday of each month, 7pm to 830pm, at WE CARE, Wisdom Room.
The group has been meeting since August 2018 but you can join in at any time.
If you are an affected family member or friend and you wish to attend "Family & Friends", contact Sida at 3165 8017 or NoorSida@wecare.org.sg to register.
SMART stands for Self-Management & Recovery Training. Participants learn tools for addiction recovery based on the latest scientific research and participate in a world-wide community which includes free, self-empowering, science-based mutual help groups. All facilitators are registered SMART Recovery Facilitators.
SMART is an ongoing closed group and caters to individuals with a history of addiction. Interested participants are required to undergo a clinical intake before attending SMART Recovery.
If interested, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
When : Every Thursday 3.00pm to 4.30pm
Venue: Serenity Room at WE CARE
Mindfulness For Recovery
Mindfulness for Recovery is an open group to learn and practice mindfulness. Mindfulness helps participants to break away from their own destructive habitual patterns. All facilitators have personal experience practising mindfulness. This group is catered for people with a history of addictions, reactive behaviours and/or mood disorders.
When : Friday, 630pm to 730pm
Venue: Courage Room at WE CARE Community Services
To register: call 3165 8017 or email email@example.com