We are looking for Spanish speaking volunteers for the following positions:
-Community Outreach: These volunteers staff tables at events such as health fairs or corporate wellness events, and share information on our programs and services with visitors. Occasionally, volunteers may be asked to make a short presentation or appear on television/radio interviews to share information about the organization if you are comfortable.
Training on Alzheimer's Association mission, services, programs, Alzheimer's disease and dementia, as well as best outreach practices will be provided.
-Community Educator: These volunteers learn the curriculum for our education programs and make presentations to the community, including "Healthy Living for your Brain and Body," "Understanding Alzheimer's and Dementia," and "10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's."
Training on Alzheimer's Association mission services, programs, Alzheimer's disease and dementia will be provided. Volunteers will learn the curriculum for our programs and work with a staff person on presenting the information.
Outreach and education events are ongoing and include opportunities in the evening and on weekends. Location of events vary and take place throughout the Greater Sacramento area.
If you are interested in this position, please visit volunteer.alz.org to complete our online application or reach out to us using the contact information provided.
About Alzheimer's Association - Greater Sacramento
1455 Response Road, Suite 190, Sacramento, CA 95815, US
Our vision is a world without Alzheimer's. Our mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.
The Alzheimer's Association is the leading, global voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care and support, and the largest private, nonprofit funder of Alzheimer's research. Our office is part of the Northern California & Northern Nevada Chapter. We enhance care and support for those affected by Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, fund research to find a cure/treatment, and advocate at the federal, state and local levels for research, prevention and care initiatives.