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Nurse Family Partnership Legal Services
The VISTA will research training opportunities and assist in coordinating brunch and learns for public health nurses in Philadelphia. The VISTA member will create a schedule and resource for reference of training sessions to sustain and improve the systems developed. The VISTA will also have the opportunity to research relevant funding prospects and fundraising efforts for continued development of the NLP and support for clients. The VISTA will assist in identifying and applying for ongoing financial support for the project’s long-term sustainability. This will enable NFP to maintain strong relationships with program partners and other stakeholders to ensure effective communication and integration of services. The VISTA member will be involved in unique public health, nursing, and legal initiatives that have and will continue to address the ongoing Philadelphia City issues of enduring and escalating poverty of young families, low literacy rates of children, sub-standard housing, the loss of public benefits that negatively influence health, the dearth of full-time employment with livable wages, and the increase in violence and homicide in low-income marginalized Philadelphia neighborhoods.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : The member tasks and activities will include: 1. Streamline data collection and management for the NLP staff to improve efficiency of tracking and monitoring data regarding consultations and referrals. 2. Improve tracking system processes for NLP clients to ensure transparency in legal efforts. 3. Coordinate and research training and curriculum materials developed by NLP attorneys and NFP/MM staff for brunch and learn events. 4. Create documentation for processes for continued trainings and event coordination. 5. Research funding opportunities and fundraising for sustainability of the NLP. 6. Assist in writing proposals for funding opportunities.
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Stipend ,  Health Coverage* ,  Living Allowance ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Education award upon successful completion of service . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Health . 
Skills :
Team Work ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Writing/Editing ,  Communications ,  Recruitment ,  Conflict Resolution ,  Public Health ,  Community Organization . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

Nurse Family Partnership Legal Services

Program Start/End Date
08/17/2020  -   08/16/2021

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations PENNSYLVANIA   Philadelphia/Wilmington/Atlantic City  

Accepting Applications
From  01/27/2020  To  07/24/2020 

Contact Christine Simon
1500 Market St
Philadelphia   PA   19102
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 94203