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2022-2023 Health Equity Outreach Coordinator VISTA (IAFCC)
 
 
 
The Health Equity Outreach VISTA will work to improve overall health equity in DuPage County, IL. COVID-19 continues to affect all of us, and the VISTA will provide patients’ access to up-to-date guidelines, vaccination, testing and treatment; developing and implementing programs to prevent the spread of communicable diseases by creating pathways that connect high barrier populations to healthcare. In addition, the Health Equity VISTA’s efforts will build capacity for the DuPage Health Coalition by providing health education, healthcare access, and information that supports enrollment/linkage to additional resources (both private and public) that improve health equity for underserved, low-income populations in the community.
 
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.




Member Duties : They will work with other VISTAs to create and implement social media and outreach campaigns to support vaccine confidence (both COVID-19 and flu) and educate high barrier populations in DuPage County regarding communicable disease. Work closely with team and community partners to collect qualitative and quantitative information about barriers to health access. They will help to craft distinct strategies to support disparately impacted communities. Research resources that improve health equity in the community. Develop, update, and promote health education materials to both clients and community partners. Create new relationships and develop existing relationships with community partners. Design surveys with a specific emphasis on effective question design. Work with leadership to implement guidelines around soliciting and sharing client stories.
 
Program Benefits : $100 monthly housing stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Training ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Health Coverage* ,  Living Allowance . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Education ,  Health ,  Community Outreach . 
 
Skills :
Communications ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Writing/Editing ,  Community Organization ,  Public Health ,  Education ,  General Skills ,  Team Work ,  Computers/Technology . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
2022-2023 Health Equity Outreach Coordinator VISTA (IAFCC)

Program Start/End Date
06/06/2022  -   06/05/2023

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations ILLINOIS   Chicago  

Accepting Applications
From  04/19/2022  To  05/20/2022 

Contact Caitlin Bratland
511 Thornhill Drive
Carol Stream   IL   60188
16309652231
vista@illinoisfreeclinics.org
illinoisfreeclinics.org

Listing ID 111601


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