Help our residents get healthy! Be a tai chi instructor!


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

About

We need a volunteer to teach a tai chi class for our elders in South Lake Union. Diabetes and hypertension are serious dangers, especially to low-income seniors. With your help, we can bring gentle, age appropriate exercise into their lives.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide basic instruction in any tai chi form
  • Commit to teaching a class once a week for at least 2 months
  • Adapt to resident suggestions and need for accommodations

Skills and Requirements:

  • Basic familiarity with tai chi (previous instruction experience preferred but not necessary)
  • Experience working with older adults preferred

Our residents have specifically requested a tai chi class and are excited to having a fitness activity in the building. It is a great opportunity to gain experience working with seniors in a fun setting!

Skills

  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Spiritual Healing
  • Healthcare
  • Martial Arts

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • 1-2 hours a week per site

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