Apply to become a National Health Corps Florida host site!

NHC Logo Round nfhcThe National Health Corps Florida is seeking interested agencies from Northeast Florida to host AmeriCorps members for a 46-week term beginning in September 2016. Applications to become a host site are due February 16th.

Created in 1994, the mission of National Health Corps (NHC) is to foster healthy communities by connecting those who need it most with health and wellness education, benefits and services, while developing tomorrow’s compassionate health leaders. To achieve this mission, each year the National Health Corps recruits, trains and places emerging health leaders in resource-limited organizations that aim to improve health outcomes.

Monica Adlephonse 2The NHC Florida program is one four programs under the National Health Corps umbrella. Each program is a sub-grantee of the Health Federation of Philadephia, which is funded by the Corporation for National and Community Service. The National Health Corps Florida is administered locally by the Northeast Florida Healthy Start Coalition.

To learn more or apply, please access the 2016-2017 application materials:

Any interested organizations can contact Program Director Jennifer Larramore by email or at 904.723.5422 x115 to set up a meeting to discuss the opportunity to partner.