Community Connections Team - Start date 6/3/17


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Cause Areas

When

Fri Jun 02, 2017 - Fri Sep 01, 2017

Where

2116 Craig RdEau Claire, WI 54701


About

Community Connections Team is focused on keeping patients well beyond the medical office. University students and community volunteers connect patients to community resources according to their needs. Community Connections Team is a service of Marshfield Clinic, Family Health Center Inc., and UW-Eau Claire. Currently, there are volunteer opportunities in Eau Claire and Chippewa Falls, WI. Volunteers must commit to a full service term (2 semesters or 9 months) and a minimum of one 3-4 hour shift per week. Applicants may apply at any time and designate the service terms they are applying to on the application. The application deadline for Summer-Fall semester is Friday, May 5, 2017. All paperwork must be completed and turned in by this date in order to begin volunteering in January. A mandatory volunteer training will take place Friday, June 2 and Saturday, June 3. Service terms are:

  1. Summer-Fall Semesters (May-December)
  2. Fall-Spring Semesters (September-May)
  3. Spring-Summer Semesters (January-August)

Skills

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • People Skills
  • Case Work / Management
  • Critical Thinking
  • Community Outreach
  • Strategic Planning

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 semesters - back to back preferred
  • Immunization history, completion of TB test

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