Project Renewal's Family Housing Program is funded by OASAS and will provide housing for 20 formerly homeless families whose head of household has a history of substance abuse. Families will be living in Queens and the Bronx. The goal of this program is to help the clients maintain their housing and sobriety while working towards greater self-sufficiency.
BA required; Ability to complete assessments, write case notes, and complete service plans; Experience working with individuals who are homeless and/or those affected by substance abuse; Experience or knowledge of families. Strong time management and writing skills; Willingness to do field work and visit families in their apartments; Spanish Fluency a plus.
Conduct monthly home visits with clients and their children
Conduct monthly office visits with clients and their children
Counsel clients about various issues such as money management, sobriety, and employment
Facilitate groups with families
Maintain accurate and up-to-date clinical documentation
Provide referrals to community providers to ensure that families are linked in their neighborhoods
Contact outside providers (mental health, pcp, schools) to ensure families are linked to appropriate services
To apply: e-mail resume with cover letter indicating position and salary requirements to: firstname.lastname@example.org