Where: Fresno, CA
Job Hours: 6-12 hours per week for 6 months. Scheduling and start date are flexible and are based upon the volunteer’s availability.
The Central California Asthma Collaborative, CCAC, is a non-profit entity dedicated to reducing the burden of asthma in the San Joaquin Valley. CCAC accomplishes this by not only targeting outdoor air quality but also, focuses on indoor air quality and its impact on health.
The Asthma Impact Model (AIM) is a multi-component home intervention program aimed at reducing asthma triggers in the home and school setting. Additionally, this program focuses on insuring access to and proper use of asthma medications, and facilitating regular visits to a child’s health care provider.
Under supervision, the volunteer will work with CCAC staff to implement the AIM program by conducting home environmental assessments, lite asthma education, and various follow up activities.
How to apply:
To apply to this volunteer internship opportunity please e-mail the following information to Nunu Sixay, AIM Program Coordinator, at firstname.lastname@example.org
Cover letter including dates, hours, and duration available for internship.
If applicable, letter from school or program verifying the need for volunteer hours.