Public Health Job Opportunities

DCHD Volunteers for NEMS Assessment

The Douglas County Health Department is preparing to conduct the Nutrition Environment Measures Survey (NEMS) assessment in local retail food outlets (grocery and convenience stores). This will be the fourth assessment since 2009. The NEMS assessment is important to evaluate access to healthy foods among Douglas County residents. Continue reading “DCHD Volunteers for NEMS Assessment”

Volunteer–Omaha Bicycle & Pedestrian Count

The City of Omaha is conducting its third bicycle and pedestrian count this month, and need the help of volunteers. (they are hoping to count people moving by foot or bicycle at 25 locations!)

They still need volunteers for two Saturdays:

12-2pm, Saturday, September 17th

and

12-2pm Saturday, September 24th

To volunteer, click here.

Volunteer with 5-4-3-2-1 Go!

Dates: April 12, 21, 22

5-4-3-2-1 Go!®, is an initiative to decrease childhood obesity by promoting five easy steps for a healthier life. We have two events coming up for which we would love to have volunteers. Details for the events:

  1. Storm Chasers Baseball Game- Community Organization Showcase

Continue reading “Volunteer with 5-4-3-2-1 Go!”

Volunteer with Live Well Omaha Kids

Live Well Omaha Kids at Alegent Creighton Health welcomes COPH students to volunteer in a number of ways. They have opportunities for long term volunteering, as well as short-term, event-based options.  Continue reading “Volunteer with Live Well Omaha Kids”