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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

150 Amber Grove Drive, Suite 154Chico, CA 95973

About

Create awareness of our Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias by sharing Alzheimer’s Association programs and services with the public!

POSITION SUMMARY
Community Outreach Volunteers act as the face of the Alzheimer’s Association, representing the organization at community gatherings, such as corporate wellness events and public health fairs


RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Represent the Alzheimer’s Association at health fairs, corporate wellness events, and other events in the community
  • Provide information to visitors and make referrals to Alzheimer’s Association staff when needed
  • Retrieve education supplies from the office before event; return supplies within 3-5 days of event
  • Give short presentations (3-5 minutes) on Alzheimer’s Association programs and services


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Strong communication skills
  • Comfortable speaking with the public
  • Willingness to learn Alzheimer’s disease and dementia information
  • Punctual and dependable
  • Availability to volunteer during the day, evenings, or weekends
  • Possess reliable transportation with current auto insurance
  • Ability to lift up to 20 pounds
  • Positive attitude
  • Support the mission of the Alzheimer’s Association
  • Ability to travel throughout the Greater North Valley area preferred, but not required


TIME COMMITMENT

  • Days and hours vary; events typically last 2-4 hours
  • Community Outreach Volunteers are required to complete at least one outreach event per quarter, with a minimum of a 6 month commitment

TRAINING

  • Overview of the Alzheimer’s Association mission, services, and programs, Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, as well as best outreach practices will be provided.
  • Community Outreach Volunteers will be supervised until training has been completed; once completed, volunteers are expected to staff outreach volunteers on their own


LOCATION

  • Office location: 150 Amber Grove Drive, Suite 154 Chico, CA 95973
  • Locations of events vary

Skills

  • Networking
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Social Work
  • Customer Service
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Orientation or Training
  • 2-4 hours per month, minimum 6 month commitment

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