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Asian Health Services

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Asian Health Services is a community health center largely serving low-income, limited English speaking Asian immigrant communities.

Starting Dec 3, 2020, we will begin holding virtual group medical visits for seniors with chronic pain and offer them every 1st & 3rd Thurs morning of the month. Virtual health visits, physical activities, mindfulness activities and healthy eating activities are incorporated into the session.

We're seeking 1-2 Cantonese-speakers to assist a medical and behavioral health provider with this group. Volunteers will meet by phone with the senior citizen patients before the group session to assist them in downloading the zoom app and practice logging into a zoom meeting.


Responsibilities:
  • Meet by phone with Cantonese-speaking senior citizens ahead of the group visit to download the zoom app and practice zoom calls. Time Estimate: 6-10 hrs for the initial set-ups. 2-3 hrs for subsequent sessions.
  • Be available during the 1st & 3rd Thurs from 8:30 - noon to assist with the session. Time Estimate: 3.5 hrs
As Interest & TIme Allows:
  • Lead physical activity sessions (resistance bands, light free weights, yoga, dance routines, mobility ball routines)
  • Create new physical activity sessions (tai-chi, chi gung, line dancing...)
  • Prepare a mini-talk to introduce healthy snack ideas
  • Written translations from English to Chinese
  • Orally administer evaluation questions in Cantonese
  • Participate in planning meetings

More opportunities with Asian Health Services

No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.

About Asian Health Services

Location:

Adminstrative Headquarters, 101 8th St., Oakland, CA 94607, US

Mission Statement

To serve and advocate for the Asian community by ensuring access to health care services regardless of income, insurance status, immigration status, language, or culture.

Description

Asian Health Services is a community healthcare center dedicated to delivering care to underserved Asian communities by providing quality healthcare as well as advocating on the behalf of community needs. Services are delivered through several sites in Oakland:

Asian Medical Center (818 Webster St, Oakland)

Rolland & Kathryn Lowe Medical Center (835 Webster St, Oakland)

Frank Kiang Med Center (250 E 18th St., 2nd floor, Oakland)

Dental Clinic (345 9th St., 3rd floor, Oakland)Alameda College Dental Clinic

Harry & Jeanette Wete Weinberg Dental & Wellness Center

Oakland High School

Computers & Technology
Health & Medicine
Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Mental Health
  • Patient Care
  • Healthcare
  • Nutrition
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • STEM

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Phone meetings with seniors for initial zoom set-up & practice: 6-10 hours. Actual group sessions: 1st & 3rd Thurs, 8:30 am - noon. Flexibility in other project duties.
  • Cantonese spoken language skills required.

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