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Campus Compact Manchester CC
MCC is seeking an energetic, experienced problem solver and all-around super-organized person to help our nascent wellness team organize and institutionalize a virtual mental health and wellness resource center. During your year of service, you will help us grow a culture of health and wellness at MCC to provide all community members access to opportunities offered at our campus. Our Healthy Futures goal is to expand access to mental health and wellness support services and provide coordination and training to faculty, staff, and students to build a campus-wide culture that can address student mental health, substance misuse, and suicide prevention. We need help to organize and institutionalize our Wellness Team at MCC as well as design and test an outreach and communication system for the virtual health and wellness center. The biweekly living allowance for this position is $542.22. In addition to the benefits listed, the host site will provide a UPASS, free parking, access to free or reduced courses, and access to a fitness center. The AmeriCorps member serving at Manchester CC will be part of a dynamic, motivated corps with Campus Compact AmeriCorps VISTA. Serving as a member of a corps provides the chance to connect with other members throughout multiple states, create a network of support, and share resources. As the intermediary, Campus Compact, a national non-profit, supports the professional and personal growth of AmeriCorps members through a variety of professional development opportunities and in-person trainings including overnight retreats throughout their service year. If you would like to learn more about serving with Campus Compact, please email our VISTA Leaders at
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : The AmeriCorps member will: -Recruit and organize a volunteer Wellness Team of faculty, staff, and students -Create a service inventory and needs assessment of health and wellness opportunities -Research and organize a webpage of current and potential health and wellness resources for the MCC campus -Create and test a communications plan for reaching the MCC community -Create a Community of Practice (CoP) plan with the Wellness Team focusing on institutionalizing health and wellness opportunities at the MCC campus
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Training ,  Living Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  UPASS, fitness center, reduced courses ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance . 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Health ,  Education . 
Skills :
Team Work ,  Education ,  General Skills ,  Leadership ,  Research, Organization, . 
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Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Campus Compact Manchester CC

Program Start/End Date
08/01/2022  -   07/31/2023

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations CONNECTICUT  

Accepting Applications
From  03/02/2022  To  07/01/2022 

Contact Wanda Reyes-Dawes
Great Path
Manchester   CT   06045

Listing ID 110171