Human Rights Volunteer

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ORGANIZATION: Idealist.org

Recruiting Organization: Valley Educational Associates

We are seeking long term volunteers for our Human Rights Committee. The

responsibility of the Committee is to promote, safeguard, and protect the human

dignity and the legal rights and liberties of the participants served by Valley

Educational Associates, Inc. consistent with the Department of Developmental

Services. The committee reviews of agency protocols and practices while

ensuring participant’s rights are protected.

Candidates should have a background in one of the following fields:

  • legal / paralegal / law student / attorney
  • medical / nursing / health care/ physician and or assistant
  • parents / guardians / family of individuals with developmental or intellectual disabilities
  • employee / volunteer of an agency that uplifts adults with developmental or intellectual disabilities
  • people with a general interest in promoting and protecting human rights

The position will require attendance to a majority of committee meetings that occur during evening hours on a quarterly basis. The meetings are being held remotely or the foreseeable future.

If you are interested, please submit a resume and a cover letter letting us know why you would be a great candidate for our Human Rights Committee.

E-mail:

hr@valleyeducational.org

Stipend ProvidedFalse

Training ProvidedFalse

Housing AvailableFalse

Language/Cultral Support AvailableFalse

Wheelchair Accessible

Fee RequiredFalse

Fee Amount: None

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About Idealist.org

Location:

389 5th Ave, 9th Floor, New York, NY 11109, US

Mission Statement

To bridge the gap between intention and action in order to bring about social impact.

Description

Idealist is a leading online global resource for finding jobs in the nonprofit sector, as well as volunteer opportunities and graduate school programs for social impact.

CAUSE AREAS

Crisis Support
Health & Medicine
Crisis Support, Health & Medicine

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

PO Box 46Hatfield, MA 01038

(42.38185,-72.6092)
 

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GOOD FOR

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REQUIREMENTS

  • WEEKDAYS, FEW_HOURS_MONTH

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