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Community Pathways to Family Health and Recovery, IAMNCC
 
 
 
Community Pathways to Family Health and Recovery (CPFHR) is an all-volunteer, community-based nonprofit dedicated to improving our community’s support for children and families impacted by adverse events, with a special focus on those affected by substance use disorders. Our mission is to create and sustain compassionate community pathways to family health and recovery by cultivating dynamic partnerships, conducting relevant research, developing and evaluating resources, and advocating for data driven policies and education. Current projects include researching the needs of children and caregivers affected by substance abuse and developing strategies to reduce barriers and ensure that supports and services are available across the continuum of care. Community education and youth support services are additional priorities. This position provides an excellent foundation for a career in medicine, health care, public health, counseling, social work or other human service professions. You will gain valuable experience in interdisciplinary collaboration, research, grant writing and project management. This project is part of the Community Corps VISTA Program, operated by Iowa & Minnesota Campus Compact. The program strives to eliminate poverty through campus-community partnerships by placing full-time capacity building support in nonprofit organizations and higher education institutions. There are three focus areas, this project being in the Health Corps, which supports sites in long-term approaches to the social determinants of health. This includes meeting low-income student needs and a variety of projects with health-focused community organizations. ***Please also send cover letter and resume to supervisor . Interviews will occur on a rolling basis. Preference given to candidates who apply early.***
 
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Member Duties : We are looking for an enthusiastic team member who can contribute to and help coordinate diverse projects; serve as a liaison between CPFHR and external parties; collaborate to expand financial resources; and help implement strategies to increase community awareness (e.g., social media, newsletter, website and events). You will coordinate activities, monitor and facilitate adherence to strategic plans, and offer ideas to improve efficiency and infrastructure. As liaison, you’ll identify opportunities to add additional partners and build mutually beneficial relationships. You will explore grant opportunities and assist in preparing grant applications and submissions. You will participate in generating creative ideas for fundraising. You will gain valuable skills that will serve you well for a career in health care, human services, research, and community organization.
 
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Training ,  Health Coverage* ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Living Allowance . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 
Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Children/Youth ,  Homelessness ,  Education ,  Community Outreach ,  Health . 
 
Skills :
Leadership ,  Communications ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Team Work ,  Public Health ,  Writing/Editing ,  Non-Profit Management ,  General Skills ,  Computers/Technology . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
Community Pathways to Family Health and Recovery, IAMNCC

Program Start/End Date
08/03/2020  -   08/02/2021

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations MINNESOTA  

Accepting Applications
From  03/12/2020  To  07/06/2020 

Contact Mitchell Moore
400 Broadway Ave S
Rochester   MN   55904
(507) 535-2551
mmoore@winona.edu
 
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 94607


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