Seeking a woman with a maternal heart
31 people are interested
Buffalo was recently ranked the third most affordable place to live. This has not gone unnoticed and because of that, Buffalo has the fastest growing population of refugees of any city in New York.
The Priscilla Project is a mentoring program designed to assist medically at-risk, socially isolated women through their pregnancies.
This project is one of a kind across the country, however it is something we cannot do without volunteers like you, women who have an instinct towards motherhood and a compassion to those entering that incredible part of their lives.
As a mentor, you will spend time with and build a relationship with a pregnant woman. This can include taking them thrift store shopping, assisting them with medical appointments and milestones, and just being a person in the community they can trust.
We try to pair a mentor and mentor us as early as we can in the mentee's pregnancy to allow time to build trust. We ask that you be willing to commit visiting with your mentee 1-2 hours per week for at least 9 months. No experience is necessary, training will be provided.
About Jericho Road Community Health Center
184 Barton Street, 233 West Ferry Street, Buffalo, NY 14213, US
Our mission is to provide a culturally sensitive medical home, especially for refugee and low-income community members, facilitating wellness and self-sufficiency by addressing health, education, economic and spiritual barriers in order to demonstrate Jesus' unconditional love for the whole person.
Our vision is for Buffalo to become a city with abundant opportunity for the under-served and marginalized to be healthy, educated and whole.
Please see our website at www.jrm-buffalo.com for more information.
We'll work with your schedule.
233 W Ferry StreetBuffalo, NY 14213
- Life Coaching
- Cross-cultural Communication
- Relationship Building
- People Skills
- People 55+
- Background Check
- Must be at least 21
- Orientation or Training
- 2 hours/week, 9-12 months