Public Health AmeriCorps Member
- Must be age 18+
- Must have high school or equivalency diploma
- Must be a US citizen or US national or lawful permanent resident
- Must pass criminal background checks
- Must be interested in pursuing a career in the field of public health
- Must be able to and willing to get to and from Concrete Safaris East Harlem campus
- Through direct service, planning, and leadership of child and youth-centered environmental health service learning projects, AmeriCorps members will gain skills and confidence to develop as leaders.
- AmeriCorps members will educate children and youth on environmental health, facilitating implementation of their visions for a healthy neighborhood through gardening, outdoor play, and art interventions for neighbors.
- AmeriCorps members may also provide local referrals for medical and public health services.