Interviewers: Anoka Act on Alzheimer's Training Sessions 9/15 or 9/20


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Cause Areas

When

Thu Sep 01, 2016 - Fri Sep 30, 2016

Where

3960 Coon Rapids Blvd., Ste. 206Coon Rapids, MN 55433

About

Anoka is bringing together members from all parts of our community to understand how well we are serving people with dementia and their family and friend caregivers and to explore how we can act together to make the community informed, safe and respectful of individuals with dementia and their families. Volunteers are an integral part of the process in completing interviews with community members, and various professionals within 11 different sectors of the area.

Location: The location may be in an office setting or within various community locations in Anoka.

Schedule: Interviews will be conducted within a specified timeframe with more details at an informational training session. Volunteers should expect to interview community members, community services/support areas up to 4 hours a week.

Responsibilities:
* Interview community members within the specified timeframe
* Record the interview information
* Provide interview results to the Project Coordinator
* Help educate internal (within team members’ organizations) and external stakeholders about Alzheimer’s and its impact on all community sectors.
* Support community action plan as it emerges

Requirement: Attend a 2 hour training session on either:

  • Thursday September 15th from 6:00-7:30 PM at Rum River Human Service Center at 3300 4th Ave. N. Anoka MN 55303
  • Tuesday September 20th from 1:00-2:30 at Zion Lutheran Church 1601 4th Ave. Anoka MN 55303

Please RSVP to Jill Agyekum at 763-422-6960 or jill.agyekum@co.anoka.mn.us to register for a session.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 55
  • Orientation or Training
  • Up to 4 hours per week over a specified time fram
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