About CARECEN SF:
CARECEN SF is a non-profit organization established in 1986. CARECEN SF empowers and responds to the needs, rights, and aspirations of Latino, immigrant and under-resourced families in the San Francisco Bay Area - building leadership to pursue self-determination and justice. Rooted in its cultural strengths and born out of the Central American justice struggles, CARECEN SF envisions our diverse immigrant community as thriving, where families prosper, build effective community institutions and participate confidently in civic life.
CARECEN SF provides the following programs to the community: Immigration Legal Services, Health Promotions Program, Family Wellness Program, Second Chance Youth Program and Tattoo Removal Clinic. For detailed information about our programs, please visit our website: www.carecensf.org.
About Second Chance Youth Program:
Second Chance is committed to empowering youth with the self-awareness, skills and resources necessary to transition from vulnerable behaviors, involvement in violence and other barriers, and encourage them towards safe and healthy lifestyles. Second Chance offers comprehensive services and enrichment activities to youth, aged 14 to 24 years old, and families. We work with young people to set and achieve personal goals and create spaces where they can develop positive peer relations, leadership skills and become active agents of positive change in their lives and communities. We believe in the power and resilience of young people. By investing in them today, we secure our tomorrow and future of generations to come.
Family Support Coordinator
The Family Support Coordinator will work as a team member of the Second Chance Youth Program and Tattoo Removal Clinic. Under the immediate supervision of the Program Director, the Family Support Coordinator is responsible for providing families and parents of Second Chance Youth Program participants with the appropriate referrals, technical assistance and support to navigate and overcome barriers, such as, but not limited to, access to food and housing, employment assistance, community shelters, Juvenile Probation Department, HSA (Medi-Cal, CalWORKS, CalFresh, General Assistance), DMV, SFUSD and other community and governmental resources. The Family Support Coordinator will receive referrals through the Second Chance Youth Program team, Family Wellness Coordinators, conduct outreach, develop and implement parent workshops, trainings and family service plans designed to promote personal empowerment and self-sufficiency.
The duties of the Family Support Coordinator include, but are not limited to:
CARECEN is an EEOC, equal opportunity employer
It is the policy of CARECEN SF - Central American Resource Center of Northern CA not to discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or because he or she is a protected veteran. It is also the policy of CARECEN SF - Central American Resource Center of Northern CA to take affirmative action to employ and to advance in employment all persons regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status, and to base all employment decisions only on valid job requirements. This policy shall apply to all employment actions, including but not limited to recruitment, hiring, upgrading, promotion, transfer, demotion, layoff, recall, termination, rates of pay or other forms of compensation and selection for training, including apprenticeship, at all levels of employment.
About CARECEN SF:
CARECEN SF is a non-profit organization established in 1986. CARECEN SF empowers and responds to the needs, rights, and aspirations of Latino, immigrant and under-resourced families in the San Francisco Bay Area - building…