Human Rights Committee Members Needed! Looking for Lawyers, Law students, Healthcare workers


(42.36367,-71.05968)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

66 Canal StreetBoston, MA 02114

About

Bay Cove Human Services supports individuals with psychiatric and/or developmental disabilities. Our Human Rights Committee (HRC) is an advisory committee supporting these services. This volunteer position is open to anyone 18 years and older that can make at least a one year commitment. Volunteers evaluate the human rights program within the agency and monitor compliance with state regulation mainly through attendance at committee meetings and visiting residential and day programs in the metro and greater Boston area. Training is provided. Besides recruiting for our general committee, we are also recruiting for doctors, lawyers and/or nurses.

Candidates should be available 3 to 4 hours a month to attend a monthly Wednesday evening meeting, review documentation and/or participate in site visits in Greater Boston and the surrounding area. A CORI and two reference checks will be done.

For additional information, please contact Hilary Hughes at hhughes@baycove.org or call Glenda Hadaya at 617-619-5923.

Skills

  • Advocacy
  • Nursing
  • Physician
  • Special Needs
  • Case Work / Management

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 3 to 4 hours a month
  • Two References will be checked
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