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Doctor’s Without Wall’s – Santa Barbara Companion Care Driver Half-Time

Santa Barbara County AmeriCorps Partnership for Veterans & People Experiencing Homelessness
This is an AmeriCorps Opportunity.

Description

Member will participate in a pilot program with Doctor’s Without Walls assisting individuals recently housed attend medical appointments. Individual will be responsible for all aspects of medical appointment attendance, record keeping and follow up. Member will also participate in community clinics serving individuals experiencing homelessness. Candidate must be 21 years of age with a clean driving record. Ideal candidate will have some case management/client care experience, strong communication skills and work very well in a team.
Members will receive $654/month living allowance paid 1st & 16th of each month. 900 hours must be completed by August 31st 2017. ~22 hours per week. Members are eligible to receive a $2,887 education award upon completion of their term.

Benefits

Education award upon successful completion of service, Living allowance, Student loan forbearance, Training

Other Conditions

Car recommended
Permits attendance at school during off hours

Specifics

Focus Areas

Office Activites In Community & Nonprofit Development, Disability, Economic Security, Veterans & Military Families Hands On Activites In Disability, Economic Security, Veterans & Military Families Professional Activites In Community & Nonprofit Development, Disability, Economic Security, Veterans & Military Families

Living Allowance

$654 - $654 monthly

Education Requirements

Less than High School Completed

Weekly Hours

22

Location Type

Suburban, Urban

Service Type

Direct Service

Service Environment

Indoor

Placement

Individual and Team Placements

Service Setting

Community-based Nonprofit, Homeless Shelter, Soup Kitchen, or Food Bank, Volunteer Placement Organization

1 Openings

Currently Recruiting

I’m Interested
Application Window
Ongoing
Service Dates
November 21, 2016 - August 31, 2017
Location
  • Santa Barbara, CA
Contact Information
Emily Allen
(805) 451-5604
americorps@liveunitedsbc.org

Santa Barbara County AmeriCorps Partnership for Veterans & People Experiencing Homelessness

Focus Areas
Community & Nonprofit Development, Disability, Economic Security, Homelessness & Housing, Veterans & Military Families
Contact Information
PO Box 947
, 93456
(805) 922-0329
Year Founded
2016