Support Military Members, Veterans and Their Families- Baker City (Virtual)

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ORGANIZATION: American Red Cross of Idaho and Montana

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Do you have an awareness and appreciation for military culture, military families, and veterans' circumstances? As a Hero Care Network Regional Casework volunteer, you will support client needs and provide appropriate services. This can include providing information on services and referrals to other agencies. As well as follow-up activities such as making calls to determine if their needs are met, providing other actions as needed and timely client service.

Location: Virtual- from the comfort of your own home!

Volunteer Responsibilities:

  • Zero-to-Hero training provided! The initial training includes a series of online videos then you will work closely with staff or experienced volunteers until you feel comfortable taking casework on your own.
  • Availability and willingness to make client contacts between 9am- 9pm. This includes leaving voicemails, responding to return calls, sending text messages and emails.
  • Must have reliable phone, internet service and computer.
  • Watch: opportunity in action https://vimeo.com/453695835

Benefits of volunteering with the America Red Cross Service to the Armed Forces:

  • Gain experience in: social work, military/Veteran care and human services.
  • On-going training opportunities and professional development.
  • Support those that currently serve and those that have served our country.
  • Volunteers will acquire a working knowledge of all available local, state, and federal resources meant to aid military members, families, and veterans.

Turn compassion into action! Go to www.redcross.org/volunteer to complete an application. Have questions? Click on the I want to Help button to email our team.

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About American Red Cross of Idaho and Montana

Location:

5380 W Franklin Rd, Boise, ID 83705, US

Mission Statement

The American Red Cross prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.

Description

The American Red Cross, through its strong network of volunteers, donors and partners, is always there in times of need. We aspire to turn compassion into action so:

  • All people affected by disaster across the country and around the world receive care, shelter and hope;
  • Our communities are ready and prepared for disasters;
  • Everyone in our country has access to safe, lifesaving blood and blood products;
  • All members of our armed services and their families find support and comfort whenever needed; and
  • In an emergency, there are always trained individuals nearby, ready to use their Red Cross skills to save lives.

CAUSE AREAS

Advocacy & Human Rights
Crisis Support
Veterans & Military Families
Advocacy & Human Rights, Crisis Support, Veterans & Military Families

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Multiple locations Baker City, OR 97814

(44.77488,-117.83438)
 

SKILLS

  • Customer Service
  • Case Work / Management
  • Veteran Care
  • Multi-Tasking
  • People Skills
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Time commitment: After Zero-to-Hero training is an average of 5 hours per week with a committed schedule. The initial training includes a series of online videos that take approximately 25 hours to complete, followed by on-the-job virtual training.

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