Health Protection and Education Services and the diverse families we serve, benefit enormously from a variety of volunteer time and skills. Are you a doctor, nurse, EMT Medical Assistant, etc.? A future doctor or nurse? A born organizer? Do you have three hours per month to donate to help with health screening of clients? If you have the time, HPES will benefit from your talent. Health screenings are performed once per month (the third Saturday) at the University City Library from 9:00am - 11:30am.
You do not need to be a doctor or nurse, but we are mostly looking for medical professionals or those aspiring to the medical profession. Now needing a Dermatologist and RNs.
Serve refreshments: To those who have just completed their screenings, including those who have fasted for testing.
Provide information on healthy eating.
Education Program: Provide one-on-one information for clients preparing for a healthy life with brochures about cardiovascular disease, diabetes, exercise, etc.
Greet new and returning client.
Take Health Histories: Opportunity for trained medical professionals.
Perform screenings: BMI, blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar, EKG, etc.
Provide an exit interview for those who have completed health screenings: MDs only
- Mental Health
Good Match For
People 55+ Group
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 3 hours, once a month
- Negative TB test