LANtern® (Lupus Asian Network)

Volunteer Opportunities

Peer Health Educator

If your life has been touched by lupus, you have a unique perspective that you can use to help others. Become a LANtern Peer Health Educator by learning about lupus, developing your listening skills, and improving your ability to recommend effective coping mechanisms. We offer comprehensive peer health educator training sessions that volunteers find very rewarding and personally enriching. Contact the Program Manager, My-Lan Tran, MSW, LCSW at 212.774.2508 or by email for more information. Bilingual language abilities are preferred but not required.

Program Volunteer

If you are interested in learning about how a chronic illness affects patients and their families, developing cultural competency skills, working with a healthcare team, and making a difference in the Asian American community, become a LANtern Program Volunteer. There are many specific projects that should be a good match for your talents and interests. Contact the Program Manager, My-Lan Tran, MSW, LCSW at 212.774.2508 or by email for more information.

 

Facebook Live: Lupus Awareness

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
12:30 pm ET

Hear firsthand from HSS rheumatologist, Dr. Jane Salmon, and a patient who is successfully managing her condition – on our Facebook page.

LANtern Support Line

Call the LANtern® support line:
866.505.2253 - toll-free
212.774.2508 - New York City

LANtern Publications

Learn more about lupus and how LANtern can help!