15 August 2016

Become an AmeriCorps with The INN Between

The INN Between is Utah's first hospice house for the homeless. Our mission is to provide a safe and comfortable place where Utah's homeless men and women can experience the end of life with dignity, receiving professional hospice services in the company of people who care. Learn more about the INN Between here
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As an AmeriCorps Member you will work with The INN Between’s staff to assist respite residents in accessing mainstream benefits and entitlements; seeking and gaining employment; accessing community resources, and applying for housing.You will directly assist our residents by providing transportation to medical and other required appointments; developing resumes, obtaining missing documentation, and support transitioning from The INN Between to other housing solutions. You will also conduct assessments and enter data into the HMIS database. 

These are full-time positions, 40 hours per week Monday -Friday. The daily schedule may vary.
Start date is Oct. 1, 2016 and the contract term ends on Sept. 30, 2017.

How to apply:
Please email your resume in a Microsoft WORD or an Adobe PDF document.
Subject Line: Matilda, The INN Between
Email to: crdAmeriCorps@slco.org and matilda@theinnbetweenslc.org

Interested? Check out the full job description.

12 August 2016

Utah Health Policy Project Turns 10

Come help Utah Health Policy Project Celebrate 10 years since its founding! Utah Health Policy Project (UHPP) is a nonpartisan, nonprofit organization advancing sustainable health care solutions for underserved Utahns through better access, education, and public policy. Since 2006 UHPP has worked hard to develop solutions to create a health system that provides better access to higher quality health care at a lower cost. We pride ourselves on being an open resource for the public, community leaders, the media, businesses, health care providers and policymakers. Our nonbiased approach strives to find solutions that best fit Utah. We bring individuals and organizations to the same table, recognizing that effective and long-term solutions are fostered by authentic collaboration among disparate stakeholders. Our role is to ensure the consumer voice is present. Our celebration will be hosted by Hatch Family Chocolates and food, drink and merriment will be provided.

21 July 2016

Red Cross AmeriCorps Positions available

Looking for a great opportunity? Check out these great AmeriCorps positions available with the Red Cross.  Opportunities are available in Ogden, Salt Lake and St. George.

Positions in Ogden and Salt Lake  are Military Mentors. In this role, you're a connector between military members, veteran’s families, and community resources available and assisting with case work. It helps to have a background in the military of some sort, but isn’t required. 

Applications are due by August 1st for placement in mid-August or September. Want more information? Check out the job description.

If you have questions please contact Natalee at natalee.kasmiskie@redcross.org.