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Nutrition Program Volunteer - Alameda Health System

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ORGANIZATION: Alameda Health System

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Alameda Health System is starting an exciting nutrition program at Eastmont Wellness and Newark Wellness Centers. Participants in this special program will cook together healthy delicious meals under the supervision of our professional chef and registered dietitian Silvia Kellum. The volunteers task include:

  • Set up and clean up
  • Assist patients who need extra help
  • Fill the produce bags with the ingredients patients will take home
  • Post videos and pictures on social media
  • Make copies of the handouts and recipes
  • Mail information to patients - from a spreadsheet - this can be done remotely.
  • Check program’s email - can be done remotely
  • Supermarket tours: help needed to assist patients to stay in the group and focused.
  • Farmers market tours: help needed to gather patients in group

Volunteers have the opportunity to learn from an expert!

The program will run weekly for 12 weeks. Farmer’s market and supermarket tours will be on a Saturday.

The cooking classes will run weekly Tuesday and Wednesday from 3 to 5 PM. The set up will start at 2 PM. The program will start the first week of September 2022.

Questions - send an email to the program manager, Silvia Kellum, skellum@alamedahealthsystem.org

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About Alameda Health System

Location:

1411 East 31st Street, Oakland, CA 94602, US

Mission Statement

Our Mission: Caring, Healing, Teaching, Serving All. Our Vision: Alameda Health System will be recognized as a world-class patient and family centered system of care that promotes wellness, eliminates disparities and optimizes the health of our diverse communities.

Description

Alameda Health System (AHS) is a major public health care provider and medical training institution recognized for its world-class patient and family centered system of care.

Through a welcomed partnership between patient, family and the healthcare team, AHS provides comprehensive, high quality medical treatment, health promotion, disease prevention and health maintenance in an integrated system of hospitals, clinics, and health services. As a training institution, AHS maintains an environment that is supportive of a wide range of educational programs and activities, including education of medical students, interns, residents, continuing education for medical nursing, and other staff, along with medical research.

CAUSE AREAS

Community
Health & Medicine
Race & Ethnicity
Community, Health & Medicine, Race & Ethnicity

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

6955 Foothill BoulevardOakland, CA 94605

(37.76944,-122.17522)
 

SKILLS

  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Cooking / Catering
  • Food Service
  • Healthcare
  • Nutrition
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 4-hrs minimum per week or more

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