AzCRH Webinar: Addressing the Opioid Epidemic in Rural Arizona With AmeriCorps
- Identify the purpose of AmeriCorps and National Service
- Recognize the role of AmeriCorps programs in addressing challenges faced in Rural Arizona in combating the Opioid Epidemic
- Compare and Contrast the different types of AmeriCorps programs offered and which might be the best fit for your community/organization.
Andrew Facemire is a Program Coordinator at the Civic Service Institute at Northern Arizona University where he oversees the Alternatives to Managing Pain (AMP) AmeriCorps program and assists as a trainer for the Service Enterprise Institute. Andrew comes to Flagstaff from Morgantown, WV where he previously worked at the West Virginia University Center for Service and Learning as the iServe Administrator. In that position, he managed iServe, an online volunteer-management platform utilized by students, faculty, and staff. In addition, he managed volunteer training and development, data collection and reporting, and planned days of service. A graduate of West Virginia University, Andrew is trained as a public relations professional with an emphasis in crisis management and response. He has extensive experience developing, managing, and executing volunteer service in rural communities.
For more information contact Jennifer Peters: firstname.lastname@example.org • 520.626.2254
To register: http://www.telemedicine.arizona.edu
This webinar is made possible through funding provided by Health Resources and Services Administration, Office for the Advancement of Telehealth (G22RH24749). Arizona State Office of Rural Health is funded granted through a grant from US Department of Health and Human Services. Grant numberH95RH00102-25-00
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