Christian Appalachian Project (CAP) AmeriCorps members commit to direct Service, intentional Community, and Spirituality/reflection in Appalachian Kentucky. Elderly Services caseworkers help seniors without other sources of support access the services, medical care, and human connection that would otherwise be absent.
Although August is our preferred admissions time, members may also begin service in October, January, and June.
Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Housing, Relocation allowance (if applicable), Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training
All food and housing is provided for members who choose to live in community. The stipend ("living allowance") is $115 bi-weekly for members who live in community and $235 bi-weekly for members who live independently.
GED/High School Diploma
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Subject to criminal background check