Alzheimer's Association Community Educators are volunteer public speakers who provide Alzheimer's Association education programs through virtual platforms to community audiences.
Deliver approximately 12 webinar-based presentations annually using prepared Alzheimer’s Association evidence-based consumer education programs on a variety of care and support topics.
Collaborate with local Association staff to expand programs by securing community partners, scheduling presentations, delivering the programs, and managing technology needs.
Serve as virtual presenter for chapter-scheduled education programs and conferences.
Connect people with additional Association services and volunteer opportunities by proactively making referrals to Alzheimer's Association programs & free 24/7 Helpline
The Alzheimer's Association Association is seeking volunteer candidates with:
Demonstrated success with health education using excellent communication, virtual presentation and adult education skills.
Excellent technology skills and comfort delivering programs via Zoom independently. A Virtual Community Educator will be paired with either a staff member or Program Tech Support volunteer to assist with delivering virtual programs & moderating Q&A.
Ability to network, and collaborate with staff, volunteers, and community partners.
Passionate about the Alzheimer’s Association mission with personal or professional experience with dementia preferred.
Must be age 21 to apply. Background checks are required.
Benefits to the volunteer
Perfect your public speaking ability and technique while serving your local community
Increase your knowledge of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias
Be recognized as a leader and resource for Alzheimer's disease and dementia
Join a network of other volunteers, staff and community leaders to help create a world without Alzheimer's and all other dementia
We will provide training, information and electronic or printed materials to assist in your efforts. Orientation includes online learning, self-study and shadowing or mentoring by staff and other volunteers in the network.
About ALZHEIMER'S ASSOCIATION - GREATER INDIANA CHAPTER
50 E 91ST ST., SUITE 100, INDIANAPOLIS, IN 46240, US
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 world's leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer's care, support and research. ... To address this escalating crisis, the Alzheimer's Association works on a global, national and local level to enhance care and support for all those affected by Alzheimer's and other dementias.
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We'll work with your schedule.
This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.