Are you seeking a meaningful year of professional service? Asian Human Services' (AHS) AmeriCorps Program is now accepting applications for the 2017-18 program year. For nearly forty years, AHS has provided quality and compassionate services to immigrants, refugees, and other underserved communities in the Chicago area. AmeriCorps members serve in diverse positions across the agency, providing valuable direct services in education, health care, and employment.
If you are interested in making a difference in the lives of at-risk communities, while also gaining unique professional and personal experiences, then consider a year with the AHS AmeriCorps Program!
Currently, we are recruiting for the following positions:
Mental Health Program
- Community Advocate (legal case management and advocacy service)
Start and end dates:
September 2017 - August 2018
Full time (37-40 hours/week)
Times of day:
Additional Salary Information: Compensation
- $15,000 stipend (pre-tax)
- Approx. $5,800 education award
- Health insurance (including dental and vision)
Established in 1978, Asian Human Services is the largest multi-cultural and multi-lingual health and social services organization in the Metropolitan Chicago areas. Its mission is to provide client -centered, quality, and compassionate services to Asian immigrants and other underserved communities so that they can fully participated in society, prosper and thrive. Specialized in healthcare, educat...ion, and employment, its professional staff is fluent in more than 28 languages and serves more than 28,000 clients throughout Illinois each year.