Help sign up children for Mass. Health coverage in our office


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

23 Pine StMilford, MA 01757
CAA

About

Are you passionate about helping underpriviledged children get the best education and healthcare possible? Put you skill set to work and help us give every child the tools they need to be the best they can be!

Children Across America is currently seeking volunteers to help underserved families sign their children up for Mass Health care. Tuesdays from 2-6 PM and/or Thursdays from 430-7 PM and/or Saturdays 9:30-Noon in our office in Milford. If you have other hours available, we can accommodate you.

Children Across America, a humanitarian organization, provides preventive healthcare and literacy programs for America's children with a focus on under-served children. Our vision is to empower families and children in low-income communities. Its unique programs are focused on improving children’s literacy skills and drive educational excellence while maintaining a healthy lifestyle. A healthy mind needs a healthy body. We are a 501C3 non profit corporation registered in the State of Massachusetts and are completely volunteer.

Our organization partners with local healthcare advocates, pediatricians, hospitals, libraries and school systems to ensure children get the full benefit of its programs. If you have a passion to help Americas children succeed, be healthy and excel in their educational development, come help us grow!

To learn more, please visit ChildrenAcrossAmerica.org. You must live in the area we serve.

Key responsibilities:

Basic computer skills. You will ask questions of the parents and fill out the application for them and answer any questions they may have. Then print it, collect any documentation that is required and make copies, then have them sign the completed application. We mail the application in for them.

We are currently looking for volunteers at the following times: Tuesdays 2- PM, Thursdays 4-7 PM and Saturdays 930-Noon. If you have other availability, we could create a spot for you.

If you have the passion and commitment to be part of our team, please contact us. Check out our website www.childrenacrossamerica.org and follow us on facebook https://www.facebook.com/childrenacrossamerica/.

A child who reads becomes an adult who thinks. A strong mind needs a healthy body.

Skills

  • Child Development
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Pediatrics
  • Reading / Writing
  • Youth Services
  • Tutoring

Good Match For

Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 15
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3-6 hours per week
  • You need a CORI and SORI which we provide free of charge

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