Full Job Description
The case aide assists in the management of the Support Center activities and assists the program’s case management staff. The case aide is responsible for 1) intake, assessment, and referral services to clients referred from the Emergency Shelter to the Support Center; 2) Assist in the facilitation of moving clients beyond emergency shelter services by linking clients to BEDS Plus Care’s basic services and case management team; and 3) provide crisis intervention, advocacy and education on behalf of clients. The case aide strives to build a trusting relationship with emergency shelter guests in an effort to encourage access to services and housing and reduce the length of stay in the Emergency Shelter.
Member Duties : Screen clients seeking admission to the Support Center (i.e. homeless eligibility) and provide an orientation to BEDS Plus Care’s programs and services Maintain a current, up-to-date knowledge of internal BEDS programs and external resources that apply to the community served Work one-on-one with clients and assist them to access supportive services and additional self-sufficiency resources Provide targeted outreach to assigned case load as determined by supervisor by regularly engaging clients.
Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service , Health Coverage , Childcare assistance if eligible , Training , Living Allowance .
Permits working at another job during off hours , Car recommended , Permits attendance at school during off hours .
Service Areas :
Communications , General Skills , Computers/Technology , Counseling .
AmeriCorps State / National
Housing Forward - Case Aid (Beds Plus)
Program Start/End Date
08/08/2020 - 12/31/2021
Work Schedule Full Time
Minimum: 21 Maximum: None
Program Locations ILLINOIS Chicago
From 07/20/2020 To 09/01/2020
Contact Enid Johnson
1851 S 9th Ave
Maywood IL 60153
Listing ID 69019