1 person is interested
Spinal Cord Injury Department Assistant
1 person is interested
We are looking for assistance in the Spinal Cord Injury Department (SCID) to assist and provide programs and activities on the In-patient unit or supporting recreation therapy veterans during community re-integration.
Activities could include: Art, Virtual Reality, Crafts, Games, Sports, teaching our veteran new skills. movies, etc.
You could also be assisting with special events provided by recreational therapy, provide companionship and one on one activities for veterans that are on bed rest.
Must be at least 18 years old and become a badged volunteer through Center for Development and Civic Engagement office. Must abide by VA policy and procedures.
About VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System
1700 North Wheeling Street (135), Voluntary Services Bldg G 1st floor, Aurora, CO 80045, US
To fulfill President Lincoln's promise "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans.
The VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System is a Joint Commission-accredited facility serving Veterans in eastern Colorado and parts of Kansas. The VA Medical Center is located in Denver, Colorado and the Community Based Outpatient Clinics are located in: Alamosa, Aurora, Golden, Colorado Springs, Pueblo, La Junta, and Lamar, CO. There are Primary Care Telehealth Outreach Clinics in Burlington and Salida, CO, an ambulatory surgical center at the Air Force Academy, a Community Living Center in Pueblo (40 beds), and along with the Department of Defense and Veteran Benefit Administration, an Integrated Disability Evaluation System (IDES) Center at Fort Carson, CO.
The Veterans Health Administration (VHA), part of the Department of Veteran Affairs (VA), is home to the United States’ largest integrated health care system consisting of 152 medical centers, nearly 1,400 community-based outpatient clinics, community living centers, Vet Centers and Domiciliaries. Together these health care facilities and the more than 53,000 independent licensed health care practitioners who work within them provide comprehensive care to more than 8.3 million Veterans. For more information, please visit http://www.va.gov/health/aboutVHA.asp
1700 North Wheeling StreetRocky Mountain Regional VA Medical CenterVoluntary Services (135)Aurora, CO 80045
October 18, 2021
- Visual Arts
- Music Arts
- Customer Service
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- four (4) hours per week with a minimum time commitment of 6 months.