CHCMHS001 Volunteer guide Issue date: 3/09/2020 Page 1of 2CHCMHS001 Volunteer guide Instructions What you need to know: •You will play the role of the person seeking assistance •The learner will play the role of the support worker Scenarios Person A Shae is 36 years old and has gone through a marriage breakdown. Shae was a fit and active person until the marriage started to fall apart. Shae became withdrawn and lost motivation. Shae’s health started to decline as a result of poor eating habits and lack of exercise. Shae would like to get back on track again but needs some encouragement. Person B Alex was working in a large organisation 12 months ago but had lost the job due to drug and alcohol issues. Alex lost many friends due to aggressive outbursts resulting from substance abuse resulting in isolation Alex has now kicked the habit and is looking for ways to reconnect with people. This could be through social or sporting opportunities.