The Volunteer Program at Sixteenth Street Community Health Centers is open to individuals, corporate group volunteers, public health students and community-based service learning programs. 

Make a difference. Become a volunteer.

  • View Opportunities

    Check out all current opportunities down below!

  • Fill Out Application

    Complete the fillable PDF application provided here in English or Spanish

  • Email Application

    Email application to Kate Jaeger, Volunteer Program Director, at kate.jaeger@sschc.org

  • Further Questions

    For any further questions or assistance call Kate Jaeger at 414-897-5184

Checkout our Volunteer Opportunities!

Sixteenth Streets Volunteer Program includes a formal application process, interview, reference and background check and a signed agreement to abide by our confidentiality requirements. 

For more information Call Kate Jaeger at 414-897-5184


Special Events

(email Kate at kate.jaeger@sschc.org if interested)

Southside Bike Day: Community Health in Motion
Saturday, June 29th, 8 am – 3 pm, Various Shifts Available
Kosciuszko Park – 2201 S. 7th Street, MKE 53215
Many opportunities including Registration, Interpreting, Bike & Helmet Giveaways, Setup/Takedown and MORE!


WI HEALTHCORPS – 3 different opportunities at SSCHC:
Patient Navigator – Screening for Social Determinants of Health
Women’s Wellness – educating and case-managing women throughout pregnancy
Healthy Choices Family Program or Outreach – obesity prevention/intervention for the whole family
Benefits: Living Stipend and Education Award
Conversational Spanish skills required for some positions

FARM TO SCHOOL – Nutrition Educator – PART-TIME (20 hours/week)
Benefits: Living Stipend and Education Award
More info: F2S AmeriCorps Position

Behavioral Health

CURRENTLY UNAVAILABLE (summer hiatus): Children’s Activities Leader – ROOTS: carry out structured play with kids while parents attend group meeting

CURRENTLY FULL (summer hiatus): SEEDS Co-Facilitator -a self-esteem and empowerment group for teen girls

Human Resources / Administration

HR Clerk (Office Assistant) – gain experience in a professional office setting

Healthy Choices Program

Through family education and community advocacy, Healthy Choices strives to improve the home and neighborhood environment for adults and children in Milwaukee’s Southside, so they can enjoy a healthier life.

  • NEW SESSION!: Youth Health Educator – Nutrition + Physical Activity
    • Option A – Thursday evenings, 5 – 8 pm, starting April 11th
    • Option B – Wednesday evenings, 5 – 8 pm, starting May 8th
  • NEW SESSION!: Asst Youth Health Educator – Nutrition + Physical Activity
    • See Option A&B above for available volunteer shifts
  • NEW SESSION!: Photographer + Food Prep – take photos of sessions and prepare healthy snack
    • See Option A&B above for available volunteer shifts
  • Farm to School Volunteer – help to educate and facilitate lessons in a classroom setting
  • Farm to School AmeriCorps: part-time (20h/wk) Nutrition Educator, Living Stipend, Education Award, bilingual not required
WIC Program-Women, Infants and Children Nutrition

WIC provides nutrition education, breastfeeding education and support, supplemental nutritious foods, and referrals to other health and nutrition services.

Medical Department
Patient Experience
Environmental Health Department

The Environmental Health Department focuses on initiatives designed to improve the community’s environmental, physical, social and economic well-being.

Waukesha Community Health Center

Yoga in the Park | Every Saturday in August & September

Get your stretch and relax on with us every Saturday morning in Pulaski Park (2677 S. 16th Street) from 9:30 - 10:30 AM

1032 S. Cesar E. Chavez Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53204




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