Impact the Lives of Older Adults by Leading Health Workshops!
Become a workshop leader to offer life-changing health programs for older adults in LA!
Partners in Care Foundation is a nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the lives of older adults through Los Angeles County through direct services. Our Health Self-Management Department is dedicated to improving health outcomes for older adults by providing free evidence-based programs to low-income seniors in their own communities.
By volunteering as a Health Self-Management Leader, you’ll be making a direct impact on older adults by helping them improve their own health, reduce pain, and decrease depression.
Health Self-Management Leaders have opportunities to lead one or more of the following programs:
Healthier Living (Chronic Disease SelfManagement Program): A small group program for people living with chronic conditions
A Matter of Balance: A falls prevention program for adults who have fallen or have a fear of falling
Arthritis Foundation Exercise Program: An exercise program for adults with arthritis or other similar joint conditions
Tai Chi for Arthritis: An exercise program that uses deliberate movements and breathing to improve physical and mental balance
EnhanceFitness: An exercise program that helps older adults become more active, energized, and empowered to sustain independent lives
Programs last 6-10 weeks with 1-2 sessions per week. Leader training varies by program from 10 hours online to 4 days in person
Abilities and Requirements:
Comfort presenting for, and encouraging discussions in groups
Access to reliable transportation
Availability or flexibility 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM on weekdays
Commitment to leading at least three workshops and attending training
Training and per diem provided upon workshop completion.
How to Apply
Visit our website for more information: www.picf.org/volunteer or contact Allison Goforth at EBPrograms@picf.org or 818-8374-3775 ext. 136
Workshops take place throughout LA County, and we’ll match you with opportunities within or close to your community.
LA City locations include: Downtown Los Angeles, East Los Angeles, West Los Angeles, South Los Angeles, Watts, Baldwin Hills, Mid-City, Hollywood, Venice, Reseda, Woodland Hills, North Hollywood, Sherman Oaks, Van Nuys, Pacoima, Panorama City, Granada Hills, Sunland, and more!
Los Angeles, CA