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Asian and Pacific Islander Community Health Worker

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ORGANIZATION: Asian-American Resource Center

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 50 people are interested

Community Health Workers is a prevention program designed to address the needs of San Bernardino County’s culturally diverse communities. The overall objective of this program is to increase community awareness and connection to community-based prevention and behavioral health services without fear of discrimination or stigma.

Community Health Workers promote behavioral health awareness, education and available resources for the members of various communities throughout the county in a culturally and linguistically appropriate manner. Services are specifically targeted at under served and unserved groups of the Asian and Pacific Islander communities.

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About Asian-American Resource Center

Location:

1133 South E Street, San Bernardino, CA 92408, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to improve educational, mental and physical health and well-being by providing informational and developmental programs to Asian-Americans and other ethnic groups who are low-income, isolated, vulnerable and under served throughout San Bernardino and Riverside Counties. The Asian-American Resource Center has a unique variety of programs to handle various unmet needs. The Center is committed to ensuring that our clients have the best chance for achieving their goals. Our staff is multilingual with different cultural backgrounds, each possessing different language skills, which contribute to the linguistically and culturally competent needs of the communities.

Description

We offer after school tutoring for students K-12, ESL classes throughout the San Bernardino county, and Citizenship preparation classes, services to help lower phone and electricity bills for low income families, and mental health program.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Education & Literacy
Health & Medicine
Community, Education & Literacy, Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1133 South E StreetSan Bernardino, CA 92408

(34.08061,-117.29397)
 

SKILLS

  • Public Speaking
  • Mental Health
  • Bilingual
  • Mentoring
  • Community Outreach
  • Networking

GOOD FOR

  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Flexible schedule preferred. Events are usually held throughout the weekdays, but some are also on weekends and commonly occur in the mornings or afternoons.
  • Bilingual: English and Asian or Pacific Islander (such as but not limited to Chinese, Khmer, Korean, Vietnamese, Tagalog).

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