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DeltaCorps - Bastion Community of Resilience
 
 
 
Bastion Community of Resilience is a nonprofit organization with an intentionally designed neighborhood in New Orleans for returning veterans and families with lifelong rehabilitative needs and volunteers. Through our powerful community model that empowers neighbors as volunteers in a warrior’s care plan, we will sustain a thriving recovery from the wounds and casualties of war. The Wellness Center will be the hub for holistic programs and alternative therapeutic modalities such as art, music, yoga, meditation and massage. Also available on site will be legal, vocational and benefits assistance, health and nutrition classes and direct access to community providers for medical and mental health needs. The Wellness Center Coordinator will directly assist in supporting and improving the physical, mental, and social well-being of the residents at Bastion by orienting them to life at Bastion, the supports available, and cultivating partnerships with on-site providers to ensure ample opportunities are available for residents to connect with needed resources. The Wellness Center Coordinator will also develop and facilitate health and nutrition classes and monthly meetings with residents.
 
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Member Duties : Orient residents who enter the Wellness Center to explain the resources available within the Wellness Center and help connect them with the ones that can meet their individual needs. Ensure residents sign-in and out, and complete needs and progress surveys. Host regular meetings with the residents to discuss topics of interest and needs within the Bastion community. Assist Transition Team in maximizing utilization of the facility by meeting with the Program Manager weekly to discuss successes, needs and gaps in service available at the Wellness Center. Coordinate the scheduling for programs offered on site by communicating with community providers to ensure ample opportunities are available for residents to connect with these needed resources. Develop and facilitate healthy nutrition and self-care classes for the residents. Encourage residents and model healthy lifestyles. View all residents from a positive lens.
 
Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Living Allowance ,  Stipend ,  Training ,  Health Coverage . 
 
Terms :
Uniforms provided and required ,  Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Veterans . 
 
Skills :
Teaching/Tutoring ,  Leadership ,  Social Services ,  Counseling ,  Veterans ,  Education . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps State / National

Program
DeltaCorps - Bastion Community of Resilience

Program Start/End Date
04/01/2017  -   03/30/2018

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  17    Maximum:  None

Program Locations LOUISIANA  

Accepting Applications
From  03/20/2017  To  05/30/2017 

Contact Dylan Tete
1917 Mirabeau Ave
New Orleans   LA   70122
888-737-5577
dylan@joinbastion.org
 
AmeriCorps

Listing ID 70666


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