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Housing Volunteer Advocate

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Description: To provide assistance and support to TRI’s Housing Advocate.

Assists with providing referrals and resources to assist persons with disabilities in search of affordable, accessible, and safe housing. Preferred Familiarity with state and local affordable housing programs and legislation, accessibility modification resources, and public housing applications and programs. Proficient in Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint.

REPORTS TO: Program Director

Responsibilities:

  1. Assists consumers with applications for state, local, and federal affordable housing programs (Section 8, Access to Home, Dutchess County rental assistance, etc.)
  2. Maintains familiarity with NYS Fair Housing laws and current legislative advocacy initiatives pertaining to the rights of persons with disabilities.
  3. Works with Housing Advocate to establish linkages to community housing organizations (Hudson River Housing, Community Voices Heard, etc.) to support affordable and accessible housing advocacy in Dutchess County.
  4. Works with Housing Advocate to conduct any necessary outreach through networking, presentations, and email to the community in order to increase awareness about TRI's Housing Advocacy Program. 
  5. Additional responsibilities as requested by the Program Director.

 

Please EMAIL a cover letter and résumé to: Lisa Tarricone, Executive Director

No phone calls, please.

Taconic Resources for Independence, Inc. committed to a discrimination-free workplace and to providing equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, pregnancy, mental or physical challenging condition, marital status, amnesty, political affiliation, status as a covered veteran, or other protected characteristic in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Description: To provide assistance and support to TRI’s Housing Advocate.

Assists with providing referrals and resources to assist persons with disabilities in search of affordable, accessible, and safe housing. Preferred Familiarity…

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  • Fecha de inicio
    4 de abril de 2022
    9:00 GMT-5
    14:00 UTC
  • Fecha de finalización
    4 de abril de 2023
    17:00 GMT-5
    22:00 UTC
  • Horario
    Días laborables
  • Flexibilidad
    Tiempo parcial (10-30 hrs/sem)
  • Frecuencia
    Recurrente
  • Accesible con Silla de Ruedas

Ubicación

Presencial

Taconic Resources for Independence, Inc.

82 Washington St, Poughkeepsie, NY 12601, USA
Suite 214
¿Cómo llegar?

The main entrance is at the back of the building. You will see a large parking lot- and the number 82 on the building.

Cómo aplicar

Please be sure to submit a cover letter with your résumé to Lisa Tarricone, Executive Director (she/her).

***As a safety precaution, given studies that have shown people with certain disabilities are more likely to contrct COVID-19 and have challenging outcomes, we are continuing the policy for all visitors and staff to provide proof of full vaccination, in addition to wearing a face mask at all times in our office.

Please be sure to submit a cover letter with your résumé to Lisa Tarricone, Executive Director (she/her).

***As a safety precaution, given studies that have shown people with certain…

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