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Benefits Application Specialist

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Area Agency on Aging Palm Beach, Treasure Coast Inc.

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 3 people are interested
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Benefit application specialists learn to complete SNAP(food stamp, Medicaid, and other important benefit applications for Medicare beneficiaries in Palm Beach and the Treasure Coast. With the support of BEC staff and training/mentoring by current volunteers, specialists better our clients lives each and every day by helping them to apply for state and federal benefits to make the most of their senior years and retirement. Join the BEC team today to have a self fulfilling, socially distant, volunteer opportunity to help your community!

1 More opportunity with Area Agency on Aging Palm Beach, Treasure Coast Inc.

About Area Agency on Aging Palm Beach, Treasure Coast Inc.

Location:

4400 N Congress Avenue, West Palm Beach, FL 33407, US

Mission Statement

Our MISSION is to promote, support and advocate for the independence, dignity and wellbeing of seniors, adults with disabilities, and those who care for them in a manner that values diversity, reflects the communities we serve and embraces the collaboration of the aging network.

Description

Your Aging & Disability Resource Center is a dynamic, private, nonprofit organization dedicated to serving seniors, adults with disabilities, and their caregivers. Your Aging & Disability Resource Center/Area Agency on Aging of Palm Beach/Treasure Coast, Inc. is the leader of the Aging Network in Planning and Service Area 9 which includes Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee, Palm Beach and St. Lucie counties.

Professional, dedicated staff is available to help in English, Spanish and Creole.

Let’s face it: life gets a bit more complicated as we get older; it’s good to know where to turn.

Community
Education & Literacy
Hunger

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Financial Literacy
  • English as a Secondary Language (ESL)
  • Administrative Support
  • Customer Service
  • Adult Education
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+
  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 16 hours a month for 2 years
  • Benefit application specialists may not have an active insurance license.

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