Time to SHINE as a Bilingual SHINE Counselor with the expertise to guide health care consumers!

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Middlesex County RSVP/Mystic Valley Elder Services, Inc.

Use Your Skills And Knowledge To Help Others

Mystic Valley Elder Services

Bilingual (English & Spanish) SHINE Counselor

At Mystic Valley Elder Services (MVES) we provide practical solutions to everyday living. We work with older families, adults, caregivers and health care professionals to identify and access the many services and programs that allow elders to remain safe and independent in their homes.

Your Time to SHINE!

The Mission of the SHINE Program is to ensure that healthcare consumers have a competent, committed and compassionate consumer focused network, of staff and volunteers, who provide accurate and objective information through community programs.

(MVES) is seeking bilingual volunteers, who are fluent in English and Spanish, to volunteer as SHINE counselors. After a comprehensive training program, SHINE counselors are ready to provide unbiased information about health insurance options to elders and Medicare beneficiaries of all ages. As a volunteer, you may be based at local senior centers, elderly housing and other accessible locations in your community.

If you like a challenge and are interested in providing an important service to members of your community, please contact MVES to learn how to SHINE!

Please call 781-324-7705, extension 212 or visit www.mves.org and click on Join Us or email your resume to resumes@mves.org.

Mystic Valley Elder Services values diversity and full inclusion of all members of the community

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About Middlesex County RSVP/Mystic Valley Elder Services, Inc.

Location:

300 Commercial St, #19, Malden, MA 02148, US

Mission Statement

Middlesex County RSVP has the dual mission of engaging persons 55 and older in volunteer service to meet critical community needs and providing a high quality experience that will enrich the lives of volunteers. Mystic Valley Elder Services, sponsor for Middlesex County RSVP since 1996, supports the right of elders and adults living with disabilities to live independently and with dignity in a setting of their own choice by providing information, advice, and access to quality services and resources.

Description

RSVP is one of three national Senior Corp programs under the umbrella of the Corporation for National and Community Service. Middlesex County RSVP is authorized to engage volunteers age 55 and older, applying their skills and life experiences to high impact programs that provide literacy tutoring for struggling students, safe independence for elders and adults living with disabilities, and other critical assistance. Middlesex County RSVP communities include: Arlington, Belmont, Burlington, Cambridge, Everett, Lexington, Malden, Medford, Melrose, North Reading, Reading, Somerville, Stoneham, Wakefield, Waltham, Watertown, Winchester, and Woburn. Sponsor Mystic Valley Elder Services (MVES) also serves the communities of Chelsea, Winthrop, and Revere. MVES is a nonprofit organization that since 1975 has acted as an entry point through which elders, families, caregivers, and health care professionals can access a wide variety of programs, services, and supports. MVES is one of the largest in a network of 26 similar aging services organizations in Massachusetts. MVES promotes safe, independence for elders and adults living with disabilities in eight cities and towns north of Boston.

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

300 Commercial St, #19Malden, MA 02148

(42.41721,-71.07457)
 

SKILLS

  • Problem Solving
  • Critical Thinking
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Verbal / Written Communication

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 2 to 3 hours a week, 2 year commitment

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