Christian Appalachian Project (CAP) AmeriCorps Elderly Services caseworkers help seniors without other sources of support access the services, medical care, and human connection that would otherwise be absent.
CAP AmeriCorps members also have the opportunity to participate in CAP's Volunteer Program. CAP Volunteers commit to direct Service, intentional Community, and Spirituality. In addition to their service, most CAP volunteers share in dinner and devotion several nights a week.
Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Housing, Living allowance, Relocation allowance (if applicable), Student loan forbearance, Training
All food and housing is provided for members who choose to live in community. Stipend ("living allowance") is $125 bi-weekly for members who live in community and $550 bi-weekly for members who choose to find their own housing.
GED/High School Diploma
Desired Certifications or Qualifications
Driver's license and good driving record
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Subject to criminal background check