21 people are interested
Teach the Community about Alzheimer's Disease: Wilmington and surrounding cities
ORGANIZATION: Alzheimer's Association
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21 people are interested
Over 180,00 North Carolina residents are currently living with Alzheimer's diseases.
The job of the Community Educator is to deliver prepared education programs using training materials from the Association. All topics are related to Alzheimer’s disease and related dementias as well as information that affected individuals and families need regarding learning how to recognize the signs of Alzheimer’s disease, tips for healthy aging and planning for the future.
Presenters are expected to:
Provide a minimum of 4 presentations of through staff collaboration and/or by scheduling your own presentations (faith community, nonprofit organizations, social services, guest speakers, etc)
Refer attendees to the resources and programs of the Alzheimer’s Association as appropriate
Arrive on time and have reliable transportation
Successfully complete online training as well as individual preparation for each program
This is also a great opportunity for college/graduate school students looking for experience (nursing, public health, social worker, longterm care)
For more information about joining our Community Education Team, please complete the Volunteer Interest Profile at: https://lnkd.in/gZ5fze3 or contact Brooke Vallely at email@example.com
About Alzheimer's Association
5171 Glenwood Ave, Suite 101, Raleigh, NC 27612, US
Our Vision: A world without Alzheimer's and all other dementia. Our Mission: The Alzheimer's Association leads the way to end Alzheimer's and all other dementia -- by accelerating global research, driving risk reduction and early detection, and maximizing quality care and support.
The Alzheimer's Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research.
We work on a national and local level to provide care and support for all those affected by Alzheimer's and other dementias.
As the largest nonprofit funder of Alzheimer's research, the Association is committed to advancing vital research towards methods of treatment, prevention and ultimately a cure.
The Association is the leading voice for Alzheimer's disease advocacy, fighting for critical Alzheimer's research and care initiatives at the state and federal level.
See our impact at alz.org/about/our-impact.
Multiple locations Wilmington, NC 28405
May 26, 2022
- General Education
- Public Advocacy
- Community Outreach
- Public Speaking
- Verbal / Written Communication
- People 55+
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 21
- Orientation or Training
- Each program is 30-60 minutes, plus prep and potential travel. Choose 1-2 programs to learn initially.
- Ideally, deliver one program a month in your community. Virtual available.