Community Assistance Resources & Extended Services

Who Is Eligible:

AmeriCorps Community Early Intervention Services will utilize members to support our Early Intervention program for young children diagnosed with an Autism Spectrum disorder. The AmeriCorps members will work as Teaching Assistants in our Applied Behavior Analysis Program and will also proved support to the children’s families in helping to integrate them into their communities. Members will also provide research assistance, help with our volunteer program and assist in recreation and parent-child groups.


Requirements:

The members will learn how to teach children with Autism Spectrum disorders using one-to-one methods. They will help design the volunteer program, recruit volunteers and assist them in planning community service events. Their assistance in supporting our research efforts will contribute to the sustainability of our multicultural approach to community service in the Early Intervention arena.


Deadline: See "How To Apply" for any applicable deadlines.
Amount: See "How To Apply" for additional information.
How to apply:

Contact: AmeriCorps Community Early Intervention Services
Peter Vietze, Ph.D.
Program Director
465 Grand Street, 2nd Floor
New York, NY 10002-4800
Phone: 212-420-1999, ext. 123
Fax: 212-420-1910
E-mail: vietcoat@verizon.net