Housing and Services, Inc. is a not-for-profit that has been serving special need populations for over 30+ 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.
The Cecil Hotel is a 90 unit supportive housing facility in Harlem, which is home to a diverse population including formerly homeless men and women, the elderly and medically frail, people struggling with addiction, those living with mental illness, and co-occurring diagnosis.
The Social Worker 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 Social Worker will facilitate and/or co-facilitate therapeutic groups. The Social Worker will contribute to a program culture that is person-centered, holistic, and committed to continuous improvement. The Social Worker is expected to participate in socialization activities and monthly Community Meetings. The Social Worker will comply with all DHS and DOHMH guidelines and 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 elderly, 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 to those we serve paramount. Bi-lingual (Spanish) preferred.
Housing and Services, Inc. is a not-for-profit that has been serving special need populations for over 30+ years. Our mission is to end the cycle of homelessness permanently by providing safe, nurturing, and empowering environments with high…
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