Health Care for the Homeless offers pediatric and adult medical care, behavioral health services, social work and case management, substance use treatment, dental care, HIV services, outreach, supportive housing and access to special health and housing services. Health Care for the Homeless uses its direct service experience to educate the broader community about homelessness and health and to advocate for public policies capable of ending homelessness. A volunteer is needed to serve as a program assistant in HCH’s engagement department. The volunteer will help to build strategic relationships that advance the mission of preventing and ending homelessness, namely through collaborative efforts with other organizations and city-wide initiatives as well as engagement and mobilization of HCH clients and staff. This position will also include 1 day/week at Mercy Medical Center as an ambassador in the emergency and mother/baby departments
Health coverage, Housing, Living allowance, Stipend, Student loan forbearance
Quarterly retreats are hosted by Mercy Volunteer Corps to provide volunteers with opportunities for reflection, spiritual growth, and shared experiences. Throughout the service, Mercy Volunteer Corps provides volunteers with webinars for personal and professional development.
High School Graduate
Prohibits paid work outside of the sponsoring agency at any time
Subject to criminal background check