Volunteer Opportunity Details

Boulder County Volunteers!
Position Title:Wellness Coach
Department:Community Services
Category:Human Services and Public Health
Time Commitment or Project Date:6-8 week classes, 2-2.5 hrs/wk., 2 times per year, 1-year commitment. Must be at least 21 to apply.
Boulder, Lafayette, Louisville, Longmont, Mountain Communities
Program Summary:

Share your passion for working with older adults by becoming a trained leader of evidence-based programs.  Experience in the healthcare field is not required.     Workshops are designed to be co-led by volunteers who are interested in wellness and enjoy working with people.  Workshop topics include: chronic disease self-management, fall prevention for older adults and exercises for frail and home-bound seniors.  Trained volunteers are asked to teach two workshop series within one year of completing training.  

For more information, please email mpruitt@bouldercounty.org or call
303- 441-3599.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Must successfully complete training, prepare for classes, and able to work cooperatively with co-leader. Must be at least 21 to apply.
Qualifications and Requirements:
Interest in health and wellness.  Enjoy working with older adults.  Be dependable, reliable, motivating, patient, and enthusiastic. Volunteers must pass a criminal background check.
Application or Registration Deadline:
Application Process:
Click here to apply. Or, contact mpruitt@bouldercounty.org for application information.
Training Dates and Information:
Matter of Balance: 1 day training, June 26th in Loveland, 8:30 am - 5 pm
Additional Information:

Melissa Pruitt, mpruitt@bouldercounty.org, 303-441-3599


All volunteers need to review Boulder County's Multicultural Diversity and EEO and Unlawful Discrimination Policies before starting their volunteer assignment.

If you need special assistance to fill out a volunteer application, please contact our Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Coordinator at 303-441-3525.

Boulder County supports infants at work when feasible, so please inquire with the volunteer coordinator if you are a new parent considering a volunteer opportunity.