UMCOR Spiritual and Emotional Care Certification Training, Sept. 16, 17, 2016
When? Friday, September 16 (5:30 pm – 9:30 pm and Saturday, September 17 (9 am – 1 pm).
Where? Market Street UMC, 75 Market Street, Onancock VA 23417
Cost? Total cost is $40, which includes snacks, materials and background check. (Ask your church to help with the fee). The $28 fee for the background check (included in the $40) will be waived if participants have done this within the last year.
This is for interested lay persons and clergy. Rev. Ellen W. Comstock, Pastoral Counselor provides UMCOR/VOAD approved training to respond with appropriate spiritual and emotional care following disasters for individuals, congregations and communities of all faiths. Provides strategies for volunteers’ self-care. Participants will receive a photocopied manual, “Light our Way” a VOAD guide and a psychological first aid guide when they finish the training.