Volunteer Opportunity

Wellness Coach

Opportunity Type: Ongoing Volunteer Opportunity
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.
Location:

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.

Training Dates and Information:

Call for training information, 303-441-3599.

Contact:

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

Application Process:

Click here to apply. Or, contact mpruitt@bouldercounty.org for application information.