Who We Are: CAMBA is a community of staff, volunteers, clients, donors, neighbors and partners who work together to build an inclusive New York City, where all children and adults have access to the resources and supports they need to thrive. We take a comprehensive approach by offering more than 160 integrated programs in: Education & Youth Development, Family Support, Job Training & Employment Support Services, Health, Housing, and Legal Services. We reach more than 65,000 individuals and families each year at our 90 locations, including 10,000 youth. CAMBA serves a diverse cross section of New Yorkers from new mothers in Brownsville to job seekers in the Rockaways. More than half of our clients are immigrants and refugees from around the globe. Over 85% of our families are in living in poverty, reflecting the challenges faced by nearly 1.7 million New Yorkers today.
CAMBA’s MIH program promotes African American and Latina women’s health before, during and after pregnancy. The program provides women ages 13-50 years old with health screenings, one on one health counseling, group educational health workshops and case management. Services provided at our office location and in the home.
Position: Community Health Worker
Reports To: Assistant Program Director
Location: 21 Snyder Avenue Brooklyn NY 11226
What The Community Health Worker Does:
The person filling this position is expected to aid individuals and/or families requiring social service assistance (i.e., accessing and enrolling in preventative and primary health care services). Interview and evaluate applicants for services, formulate service plans and goals, and aid participants to implement service plans. Locate and make use of appropriate community resources for participants. Evaluate actual living conditions of participants through home visits; including the following:
Minimum Education/Experience Required:
Who We Are: CAMBA is a community of staff, volunteers, clients, donors, neighbors and partners who work together to build an inclusive New York City, where all children and adults have access to the resources and supports they need to thrive. We…