Equitas Health is a not-for-profit, community-based healthcare system focused on health and wellness for the LGBTQ community, those affected by HIV, and other medically underserved populations by providing primary care, behavioral health, research, prevention, and community health initiatives.
We are looking for volunteers interested in becoming trained HIV test counselors. If you're looking for hands-on, important work at a cutting-edge non-profit organization, look no further! See the position description below.
HIV Test Counselor
Purpose: To provide individuals HIV testing & behavioral risk-reduction counseling; inform clients of HIV status
Volunteer responsibilities may include:
- Testing individuals during Equitas Health’s walk-in hours and delivering test results
- Testing individuals during large scale testing community testing events
- Compiling data and data entry from HIV Test Counseling sessions
Location: Equitas Health; Dayton, Ohio venues
Training requirements: Volunteer Orientation, Client Centered Counseling training, shadowing of current test counselors, must have own transportation for off-site opportunities, maturity, sensitivity, and strong inter-personal communication skills are required.
- People Skills
- Relationship Building
- Verbal / Written Communication
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 6-8 hours/month
- HIV Test Counselor Training