Give Emotional Support to Elders to Attend Medical Appointments

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Somerville-Cambridge Elder Services

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Medical Advocate Program

Help give a senior or disabled person emotional strength to manage their health care appointments. Be there to assuage concerns about seeing the doctor and help keep track of their medical issues. You will be matched one-to-one with a participant in our community based CONNECT program for people with behavioral health hurdles to improve their access to care.

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About Somerville-Cambridge Elder Services

Location:

61 Medford Street, Somerville, MA 02143, US

Mission Statement

Established in 1972, SCES is a private, non-profit agency dedicated to improving the quality of life and maintaining the dignity and independence of older people in Somerville and Cambridge.

Description

State Funded Home Care Agency whose programs and services are targeted to low-income residents of Somerville and Cambirdge, age 60 and over, who need assistance managing their daily activities.

Advocacy & Human Rights
Health & Medicine
People with Disabilities

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Somerville-Cambridge Metro AreaSomerville, MA 02143

(42.38087,-71.10029)
 

SKILLS

  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Patient Care
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building
  • Elder care

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • Weekday availability of 4-hour blocks of time needed to schedule appointments. We're looking for people who plan to stay with the program for at least a year.
  • CORI background check

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