VOLUNTEER

Are you interested in volunteering at North East Medical Services? We are looking for caring and enthusiastic individuals who want to give back to the community. Volunteers can work with patients or help out behind-the-scenes in a wide range of activities and departments. We have flexible shifts, and volunteers are asked to complete a minimum of 150 hours within a 3-6 month period.

To be considered for our volunteer program, please submit the Volunteer Application Form (PDF | Word), Availability Form (PDF | Word) and your resume to Cathy.Cheung [at] nems.org. Questions can be directed to Cathy Cheung via email or by phone at 415-352-5002.

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CURRENT OPEN VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES (Updated 2/21/2017)

Health Education
Location:
Chinatown Clinic
1520 Stockton Street, San Francisco, CA 94133
Date:
This is a volunteer program that will begin approximately June 2017. The volunteer must be able to work continuously through the summer. Approximately 240 hours, schedules are to be determined.
*Volunteers may receive a stipend ($1,000) after they have successfully completed the program.
Primary responsibilities:
• Counseling pediatric and adult patients on healthy lifestyle behaviors;
• Developing health education materials in Chinese and English;
• Working with community partners in regards to health education talks, health fairs, and outreach events and activities.
Candidates should exhibit a strong interest in working with the underserved Asian population, have basic knowledge of Asian health issues, and have strong communication/presentation skills. Fluency in Cantonese and/or Mandarin is required. Volunteers will have the opportunity to work directly with patients and NEMS’ health care team.


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