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SWLAHECAMERICORPS EDTC 602 Fall 2008 Nomica Guillory Linear Project I SWLAHEC AmeriCorps
“Be the change you want to see”. Mahatma Ghandi
Mission The mission of SWLAHEC is to improve health status through access to information, education and health services.
Nicknamed the Domestic Peace Corps
13 Parishes Served ST. MARTIN ST. LANDRY JEFF DAVIS LAFAYETTE ALLEN IBERIA BEAUREGARD VERMILLION CALCASIEU ACADIA ST. MARY CAMERON EVANGELINE
Benefits Advertisement via word of mouth Volunteers carrying out invaluable services Getting community service needs met
How to Apply Located in one of the 13 parishes 501(c)3 organization Health service need with in your community Able to sign a one-year contract for each member
Orientation & OATH of SERVICE I will get things done for America -to make our people safer,smarter, and healthier.I will bring Americans together to strengthen our communities.Faced with apathy, I will take action.Faced with conflict, I will seek common ground.Faced with adversity, I will persevere.I will carry this commitment with me this year and beyond.I am an AmeriCorps member, and I will get things done.
TRAININGS C.P.R. CERTIFICATION TEAM BUILDING SKILLS
AmeriCorps Sites BIG BROTHERS BIG SISTERS CHILDRENS’ MUSEUM
Future AmeriCorps Members
Bibliography www.Americorps.com, Retrieved September 2008 www.swlahec.com, Retrieved September 2008