Nonprofit or community organization
Last modified: March 14, 2012, 5:55 PM
Housing and Services, Inc. is a not-for-profit that has been serving special need populations for over 24+ years. Our mission is to end the cycle of homelessness permanently by providing safe, nurturing, and empowering environments with high quality on-site services aimed at the root causes that culminated in displacement originally.
Kenmore Hall is a 325 unit supportive housing facility located in Gramercy Park, and is home to a diverse population including formerly homeless men and women, the elderly and medically frail, people struggling with addiction, PWA's, those living with mental illness, and many with co-occurring diagnosis.Kenmore has a social service team of ten full time staff, daily socialization programming, entitlement support staff, 24-hour front desk, on-site psychiatric services, and more.
The environment is fast paced, and requires an energetic focused multi-tasker. The Case Manager will provide comprehensive case management services to their caseload including: coordination of care, individual counseling, advocacy, engagement/outreach, medical compliance monitoring and referral, care plans, regular home and office visits, and quality documentation in AWARDS (HMIS database) of the same. The Case Manager will facilitate and/or co-facilitate therapeutic groups. The Case Manager will contribute to a program culture that is client-centered, holistic, and committed to continuous improvement. The Case Manager is expected to participate in socialization activities and monthly house meetings. The Case Manager will comply with all DHS guidelines and other contractual requirements. All HSI programs adhere to a housing first approach and harm reduction model.
Qualifications: LMSW with experience working with the formerly homeless. Preferred experience with the the mentally ill, and chemically addicted; SPMI and MICA knowledgeable encouraged to apply. Excellent communication skills in written and spoken word. Computer literate required; AWARDS fluency preferred. Knowledge of community resources, harm reduction and consumer-centered approach essential. A strong commitment to our mission and a dedication those we serve paramount. Candidates should send a cover letter and resume to email@example.com