Senior Services Intern

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COUNCIL OF PEOPLES ORGANIZATION

  • 3 people are interested

COPO is seeking a Senior Services Intern to assist the Senior Social Worker with coordinating services to meet senior members' needs.


Responsibilities include: * Working under the direction of the Senior Social Worker and Social Worker interns * Communicating with insurance companies on behalf of clients to ensure proper authorization for senior center activities * Assisting with food order, preparation and distribution. * Assisting seniors during exercise and games activities * Engaging with seniors in conversations to stimulate their mental fitness * May assist Social Worker in planning and implementing activities that promote the social, physical and intellectual fitness in the seniors Goal: * Complete three month internship with a minimum of 15 hours a week.
* Ensure seniors' health insurance is active and up to date.
* Contribute to the happiness and health of COPO seniors

Qualifications:
* At least 18 years of age
* Bilingual ability (Urdu/English) necessary
* Preferably enrolled in a University/College based social services program
* Comfortable interacting with the elderly

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Community Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1077 Coney Island Ave1st FloorBrooklyn, NY 11230

(40.631386,-73.96621)
 

SKILLS

  • Program Management
  • Elder care
  • Administrative Support

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • 15 hours per week

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