Title RLC Part-time Advocate
Location Greenfield, MA
Job Information



Part-time advocate, 8 to 12 hours per week. Support the RLC’s resource center in Greenfield including offering direct peer-to-peer support in the space and facilitating groups, community meetings, etc. May also include regular or fill in support to groups in the community or local hospital, and work on special projects.

Personal experience living through trauma, psychiatric diagnosis, homelessness, addiction and/or a variety of other life challenges required. Access to a reliable vehicle that you are able to use for work purposes also required. Personal experience being hospitalized on a psychiatric unit strongly preferred. Bilingual/Bicultural (English/Spanish) a big plus! Understanding and commitment to examining and healing systemic oppression related to racism, gender, psychiatric diagnosis, etc., a must! Relevant trainings (Intentional Peer Support, Certified Peer Specialist, Alternatives to Suicide, etc.) a plus. AA/EOE.

Resume and cover letter should be submitted to info@westernmassrlc.org by Monday, August 7th. The cover letter should include confirmation that you meet the above requirements. Applications without cover letters may be discarded.