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Case Aide Volunteer/Internship (Summer or Fall 2022) - Refugee & Immigration Services (Portland)

Related Program: Refugee & Immigration Services

80 Sherman Street
Portland, Maine

 Type(s) of Volunteer(s) Needed: Individuals; Students (It is required to be 21 or older)

Position description: The Case Aide Volunteer will help staff with direct service and administrative tasks to support new refugee arrivals in the Greater Portland area.

Key Responsibilities:

Direct Service

Administrative Tasks

Impact of opportunity: The Case Aide Volunteer/Intern will support the mission of Catholic Charities Maine and RIS as the primary provider of resettlement services to refugees in Maine. Many of these clients arrive in Maine with few possessions and often have suffered trauma and loss of family members. The volunteer will work with RIS staff to begin a new life here and become a self-sufficient part of their new community.

Qualifications & Skills Required:

Training Offered: Catholic Charities Maine Volunteer Orientation & training specific to RIS and the Case Aide Volunteer/Internship position

Time Commitment/Schedule: Flexible scheduling, but we are looking for someone who can reliably serve 15-20 hours/week.

Program Contact: Karen Brewer, [email protected] or [email protected]

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