55 SW Ash Street, Portland, OR 97204
"Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful,
committed citizens can change the world;
indeed, it's the only thing that ever has."
Trauma Intervention Program of Portland/Vancouver, Inc. (TIP) is an organization of specially trained citizen volunteers who assist citizens in crisis. TIP is looking for caring people who want to be involved and make a difference in their community.
TIP is recruiting for a January 2011 Training Academy. Training consists of learning the specialized skills needed to assist victims and their family and friends immediately after a traumatic incident or sudden loss. TIP Volunteers are requested by and work with local police, fire and emergency medical crews. Volunteers can be called to assist in any traumatic situation such as:
No Experience is necessary; just bring your caring heart.
You can register online at http://www.tipnw.org/ by clicking on the training tab. A TIP staff member will call you within two business days following submission of your registration for a brief phone interview. There is a $50.00 registration fee and attendance at each session is mandatory.
The January 2011 Training Academy dates and times are listed below. All training sessions will be held at Clackamas Community College located at 19600 Molalla Avenue Oregon City, Oregon 97045.
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December 21, 2010