(39.72362,-105.134674)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

405 Urban StreetSuite 400Lakewood, CO 80228

About

Health Mentors will provide support to refugee families recently resettled in Denver. Volunteers will guide refugees learning to navigate the U.S. healthcare system, mentor refugees in developing healthy habits as they adjust to life in the U.S., and help families access health resources. Mentors may visit local clinics and pharmacies with families, help manage medications, teach health-specific English words, encourage healthy eating and physical activity, and help refugees manage stress by practicing self-care. Additional duties as assigned.Training provided.

Skills

  • Healthcare
  • Mentoring
  • Cross-cultural Communication
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Time Commitment: 6 month commitment; 4 hours/week
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