Kidney Action Day New Orleans


(29.95087,-90.06322)
 

Cause Areas

When

Sat Oct 22, 2016, 11:00 AM - 04:00 PM

Where

Woldenberg Park1 Canal StreetNew Orleans, LA 70130


About

Kidney Action Day is a free, fun-filled, family-friendly event with a serious purpose: helping people understand their risk for kidney disease and how to prevent it. Activities include free health screenings (kidney disease, hypertension, diabetes etc.), health education, healthy cooking demonstrations, food samples, fitness instructions, entertainment, and various family-friendly activities.

We are looking for general and bilingual volunteers, groups, nursing students and healthcare professionals to assist with the following:

Event logistics-setup and break down

Vendor registration and assistance

Volunteer registration

Blood Pressure screeners (medical background)

Glucose screeners (medical background)

Information booth

Screening Participant registration and crowd control

Post-screening counseling

Assistance with children’s activities (face painting, clown, juggling, etc.)

Crowd engagement

Skills

  • Healthcare
  • Nursing
  • Physician
  • Physician Assistant
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training
  • 4-5 hrs.
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