Library Veterans Benefits Coach


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

1500 I StreetModesto, CA 95354

About

Serve as a point of contact to ensure that veterans and veteran families of every era know how to get connected to the state and federal benefits and services they have earned through military service. Staff a Veterans Resource Station in the library for a minimum of one 2-hour shift per week to meet with veterans and/or family members. Serve as an expert listener and initial problem solver. Maintain data on number of veterans/family members served, types of questions asked, referrals made, and issues/topic areas needed, but not covered in the library's collection. Qualifications: Interest in helping and serving veterans and their families; Familiarity with military life, veterans' issues, reintegration challenges, or willingness to learn, Ability to maintain confidentiality and respect personal boundaries.

Skills

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Problem Solving
  • People Skills

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum six month commitment requested.
  • Interest in helping/serving veterans and their families; Familiarity with military life.
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