2018 GCBH VISTA Positions

2018 GCBH VISTA Positions & Sites (MHF = Mental Health Focused; OF = Opioid Focused):

  • Furman University- Health Promotion Systems VISTA OF Apply
  • Greenville Family Partnership- Research & Engagement VISTA OF Apply
  • Mental Health America of Greenville County- 
    • Development VISTA MHF Apply,
    • Faith-Based Relations VISTA MHF Apply,
    • Marketing VISTA MHF Apply
    • Program Assessment & Systems VISTA MHF Apply,
    • Underserved Populations VISTA OF Apply
  • NAMI Greenville- Capacity-Building VISTA MHF Apply
  • The Phoenix Center-
    • Client Engagement & Assessment VISTA OF
    • Community Capacity VISTA OF Apply,
    • Community Outreach VISTA OF
    • Marketing & Social Media VISTA OF  Apply
  • VISTA Leader  Apply (based at MHAGC and supporting all sites)- must have completed an AmeriCorps or Peace Corps program

General Benefits for SC VISTA Positions:

  • Modest Federal Living Allowance ($12,277 for VISTAs and $14,672 for VISTA Leaders) annually, paid bi-weekly
  • Eli Segal Education Award to be used toward student loans or further education ($5,920 upon completion of service) OR an end-of-service cash stipend ($1,800)
  • Health Allowance of up to $6,600 to cover out-of-pocket healthcare costs
  • Childcare Vouchers (if applicable)
  • Eligibility to Apply for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) and other assistance programs 

Additional Benefits for All GCBH VISTA Positions:

  • Housing Stipend Payable to Landlord ($600 for VISTAs and $1200 for VISTA Leader) annually, paid monthly or quarterly
  • Approximately 50 hours of Active Listening and Crisis Intervention Training  
  • A Professional Mentor to provide support throughout service year
  • Mileage Reimbursement at the 2018 federal rate for service-related local travel
  • Please review each Position Description for Additional Site-Specific Benefits

  • Learn How You Can Serve as a Professional Mentor- Coming Soon!
  • Learn How Your Non-Profit or Government Organization Can Apply to be Considered as a Site for the Service Year Beginning in 2019- Coming Soon!



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