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22-23 VT Substance Misuse Prevention VISTA
Be a part of the solution in preventing substance misuse - join the Afterschool Alliance and the Vermont Afterschool Network (VAN) as a Substance Misuse Prevention VISTA. This position is based in South Burlington, VT and will support VAN in elevating the benefits of afterschool programs as part of the solution to the substance misuse crisis. Afterschool programs provide protective factors such as mentorship, caring adults, and the opportunity for children to develop a sense of agency that can prevent them from engaging in risky behaviors, including substance misuse.
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Member Duties : Work with statewide afterschool network leaders to continue to identify and map potential state and local resources, such as prevention, referral to treatment, treatment, or wraparound services for families impacted (i.e., housing, food, clothing, etc.). Determine where service gaps exist; Utilizing Existing data sets such as the Drug Enforcement Agency’s database on opioids, identify afterschool providers and partners operating in the most heavily impacted communities in the state; Work with afterschool and summer programs, schools, community-based organizations, health care providers, law enforcement, SAMSHA Drug Free Community Coalitions, and other entities to develop a partner engagement strategy for information sharing and training.
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Health Coverage* ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Living Allowance . 
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Terms :
Service Areas :
Children/Youth ,  Education ,  Health ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Education ,  Public Health ,  Youth Development ,  Community Organization ,  Communications . 
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22-23 VT Substance Misuse Prevention VISTA

Program Start/End Date
02/14/2022  -   02/13/2023

Work Schedule Full Time

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations VERMONT  

Accepting Applications
From  11/11/2021  To  12/31/2022 

Contact Tiyana Glenn
1101 14th St NW
Washington   DC   20005

Listing ID 108250