Originally Posted by tutliputli
No, it's not counselling. You get partnered with someone who has severe mental health problems (usually schizophrenia or bipolar disorder) and has become socially isolated as a result. I'll be paired with someone who has similar interests to me, and we'll meet up/talk on the phone once a week. The point is to reduce their loneliness and improve their confidence.
that sounds really cool. i have a couple days free mid week so im thinkin about starting doing something somewhere...this is quite appealing on the face ofit. what organisation does this?