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Become a Library Health Ambassador!

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Age Limit18 and up
Description
Join the Austin Public Library as a part of our Health Ambassador team!

Health Ambassadors will work directly with the public to assist individuals in learning about library resources as part of a new IMLS grant: My Library Keeps Me Healthy. Volunteers will work with library staff, public health nurses, and a public health educator, to promote health litercy in the community through health screening events and outreach programs. 

These events will take place at five libraries (Faulk Central, Little Walnut Creek, St. John, Cepeda, and Terrazas) and outreach programs throughout the city.

Volunteer Health Ambassadors will need to commit to a minimum 4-6 hours per week for a 12 month period.  This will include a minimum 20 hours of webinar and in person training. 

For a detailed volunteer position description, please contact APL.Volunteers@austintexas.gov.
Requirements
Volunteers should be comfortable working with diverse customers in a variety of environments.
Interested volunteers will be sent a full volunteer position description with requirements.
CausesCommunity Health & Medicine
SkillsHelp w/People Technology
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Location: Various Austin Public Library locations, Austin, TX 78702