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AmeriCorps Access to Cultural Healthcare
 
 
 
The AmeriCorps Members will help educate the 200 SEA individuals, one person at a time over a one-year period to increase the participant’s healthcare and COVID knowledge, their access to primary care and preventative care providers, and navigating telehealth and their healthcare resources. The Members will also develop, coordinate, and conduct small group workshops and educational videos to their participants/caseloads in the second language their participants are fluent in (Hmong, Khmer, or Lao). AmeriCorps Members have a duty to California Volunteer and the site for where they are housed.
 
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.




Member Duties : • Successfully recruit and help 200 clients gain health knowledge. • Utilize the Health Knowledge Assessment and intake to develop a plan of action for each assigned participant. • Provide health mentoring to each participant and ensure that participant improves access to medical care and increased health knowledge by the end of the program year. • Meet with participants once a month or as needed. • Meet the participants at doctor’s visits as needed. • Disseminate information about disease screenings, Medicare/Medi-cal, health education and advocacy, medical transportation, interpretation, COVID educational materials, and other health related information. • Utilize a combination of outreach strategies tailored to the needs of the constituents. • Develop, coordinate, and facilitate at minimum, 2 sessions of language-appropriate small workshops for his/her caseloads.
 
Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Living Allowance ,  Health Coverage ,  Stipend ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Training . 
 
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Health . 
 
Skills :
Social Services ,  Medicine ,  General Skills ,  Recruitment ,  Leadership ,  Team Work ,  Public Health ,  Public Speaking . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps State / National

Program
AmeriCorps Access to Cultural Healthcare

Program Start/End Date
07/07/2021  -   06/30/2022

Work Schedule Full Time

Age Requirement
Minimum:  17    Maximum:  99

Program Locations CALIFORNIA   San Francisco/Oakland/San Jose  

Languages
Thai
Hmong
Lao, Khmer

Accepting Applications
From  05/18/2021  To  09/30/2021 

Contact PaoHoua Lee
4879 E Kings Canyon Rd
Fresno   CA   93727
5594920248
paohoua.lee@fresnocenter.org
fresnocenter.org

Listing ID 104934


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