Saint Louis University Community Partner Profile
 
Organization Name:

Bi-Lingual International Assistant Services

Contact Person:

Ellen Sherman

Address: 1329 Macklind Ave.
Phone Number:

314-645-7800

Email Address:

ellen.sherman@bilingualstl.org

Website: www.bilingualstl.org
Category: Adult Education / Multi-Cultural / Older Adults
Internships Available?: Yes
Transportation Needed?: Yes
 

Mission Statement/Objectives:

 

Bi-Lingual International Assistant Services (BIAS) provides services to the seniors and persons with disabilities with deep understanding and appreciation for cultural backgrounds and individual life experiences.

 

Service Opportunities:

 
  • Education Volunter: Tutor refugees and elderly for their citizenship test in their homes 1-2 times per week for up to 6 months. Training and materials provided.
  • Medicare Volunteer: Assist with the education of older adults on Medicare Fraud, and how to avoid it.
 
Days/Times:  
Any day of the week, times up to volunteer. Very flexible.
 

Volunteer Pre-Requisites:

 

- Background Check (no cost)
- Application
- Orientation Session

 
Directions from SLU:  
*Directions are to office*