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Community Planning and Program Researcher
The Fairfield County Alcohol, Drug Addiction and Mental Health (ADAMH) Board is a state mandated government agency in Fairfield County, Ohio. The ADAMH Board is responsible for the planning, funding, and monitoring of mental health, addiction, and recovery services. The Fairfield County ADAMH Board is the bedrock of Fairfield County in providing funding for behavioral health services. We work with a dozen local providers to optimize care, promote prevention efforts, and train local social workers and counselors in evidence-based practice. As a VISTA for our ADAMH Board you will assist in building the capacity of the Fairfield County Opiate Task Force, as well as the Fairfield County Suicide Prevention Coalition through participating in grant work, organizing trainings and organizing data. By attending board meetings as well as participating in the many public committee meetings, you will become acquainted with a small rural community and learn about issues of behavioral health in Fairfield County.
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Member Duties : During your year of service with the Fairfield County ADAMH Board, you will have the opportunity to be a part of the Fairfield County Opiate Task Force and the Fairfield County Suicide Prevention Coalition. You will work with ADAMH Board staff and Fairfield County stakeholders and different community sectors to make an impact in behavior health issues. Other major activities during your year of service will include research, data analysis, and create and maintain a database of information. You will learn about Peer Support and promote and implement a Peer Support Training for Fairfield County.
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Health Coverage* ,  Training . 
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Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Health ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Writing/Editing ,  Computers/Technology ,  General Skills ,  Communications ,  Team Work . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

Community Planning and Program Researcher

Program Start/End Date
08/29/2022  -   08/28/2023

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations OHIO  

Accepting Applications
From  05/25/2022  To  08/12/2022 

Contact Toni Ashton
108 W Main St
Lancaster   OH   43130

Listing ID 112500