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RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

The Case Coordinator supports women in addressing their immediate needs and ensures that all services/resources for which they are eligible are accessible to them. This position wo rks closely with Housing Programs and other community agencies to assist women in finding safe, affordable, permanent housing with the appropriate level of supports.

Responsibilities include:

Provide case management for women who a ccess the program;...
RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Responsibilities:

Provide settlement services including crisis intervention, counseling and outreach supports to refugee women staying in the transitional houses and their children Complete assessment to identify settlement goals that will assist the residents to integrate into the community Provide coordinated case management with internal and external stakeholders, including liaison with Intake and Case Management Worker to include...
RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Job Description:

The Concurrent Disorders Specialist provides specialized mental health counseling and supports to clients that have been chronically homeless in the recent past. As well, the Concurrent Disorders Specialist manages a designated caseload of clients as a member of a multi-disciplinary outreach team. This front line position requires the provision of mental health and substance use counseling and other supports. The...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Agency Profile:

This agency is a private non-profit charitable organization dedicated to promoting good mental health and improving the quality of life for individuals experiencing serious mental illness. Our Community Support Services provides outreach, long-term intensive support and housing to individuals with serious mental illness and substance abuse disorders who are homeless or at imminent risk of becoming homeless.

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RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Job Description:

Senior Care Providers and Community Mental Health Providers will ideally have geriatric mental health experience and have expertise working with individuals with hard-to-serve behaviours. This position will respond to seniors who have developed severe behavioural, social, emotional and/or psychiatric difficulties. More specifically, responsibilities of this position will include providing one-to-one support to...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

The Multicultural Health Broker assists newcomer clients to navigate the healthcare system. The incumbent works closely with other members of the inter-professional team to provide health education, advocacy, and practical assistance while acting as a mediator between clients and service providers. The individual is motivated and passionate about working with newcomers and enjoys working in a fast-paced environment.

Position...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Agency Profile:

Our Mission: To be a Recognized Leader in Promoting and Supporting Mental Health in Our Community

Our Values: We Believe in: Equity of Access; Prevention, Early Identification and Intervention; Community Awareness through Information and Knowledge; Collaboration, Service Integration and Strategic Partnerships; Respecting Diversity; Empowerment and Inclusion; Excellence and Innovation.

Job...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Agency profile:

Our agency’s Health Centre provides innovative primary health care to the diverse populations of southeast Toronto with a special focus on people who are homeless, the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transsexual and transgender communities, and newcomers to Canada. We are primarily funded by the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care.

Our Health Centre participates in a province wide program designed to...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Job Description:

Our housing agency is home to 160 residents and currently has openings for Permanent Part-time Personal Support Workers. As a valued member of the team, the Personal Support Worker demonstrates a commitment to resident safety by providing quality care in accordance with organizations vision and mission.

Responsibilities:

Observation of Residents Maintenance of Skin Integrity Assists with Personal...
RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Agency Profile:

The association has been contracted by our local municipality to develop an innovative housing project designed to provide support to vulnerable people in our community who require additional supports to maintain stable housing.

We are looking for dedicated, caring and compassionate individuals to join our team of Life Support Workers (LSWs). LSWs will support up to 12 residents, assisting individuals...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

General Description:

The Supportive Housing Program provides assistance with personal care, housekeeping, and 24-hour emergency response to frail elderly persons and disabled adults in their own apartments. We are seeking qualified staff for relief purposes. Shift times will vary depending on the circumstances.

Responsibilities:

Assist the clients of the Supportive Housing Program in the activities of daily living...
RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Agency Profile:

Our organization is an association of diverse and caring women dedicated to improving the lives of women and girls through dynamic leadership, advocacy and a range of unique and essential services that promote personal growth and economic independence.

Our facility is a licensed early childhood development centre in a transitional residence where women and their children who are homeless or at risk of...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Job Description:

The Overnight Youth Care provider works in our residential homes on a night shift. This is a key position providing support and ensuring the safety of our youth ages 13-17. This role leads the contribution towards creating a welcoming environment through meal preparation, baking, basic household maintenance and preparation of youth project management such as scrapbooking, event planning, birthdays, and celebrating...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Job Description:

Reporting to the Manager of Group-Based Care, the Program Coordinator is responsible for all aspects of the operation of the group home. In addition to ensuring quality services for youth, the Coordinator will offer day to day support for staff including training and development. The Coordinator will also be required to monitor the referral processes as well as provide referrals to other resources within the...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Job Description:

The Community Engagement Coordinator reports to the Communications Manager. The ideal candidate will have experience in communications/marketing and event management.

He/she will be responsible for building and maintaining relationships with various stakeholders to increase awareness of and support for our housing agency. Working closely with the Communications and Foundation offices, the Co-ordinator...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Job Description:

Reporting to the Program Manager, the Family Support Worker is responsible for conducting provincially mandated support income reviews, investigations and assisting clients, under the Ontario Works Act and Social Housing Reform Act, to obtain maximum support income and stabilize the clients' income sources; assisting the organization in reducing program financial loss due to failure to obtain support income;...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Skill Requirements:

Education: Completion of high school, Some college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training, Completion of college/CEGEP/vocational or technical training

Credentials (certificates, licences, memberships, courses, etc.): Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certificate, First Aid Certificate

Experience: 7 months to less than 1 year

Languages: Speak English, Read English, Write...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Agency Profile:

Our organization provides safe, affordable and permanent housing with support to people with long-term mental health challenges who have experienced homelessness. We are also a unionized workplace.

Job Description:

The purpose of this position is to work proactively and responsively with tenants and the staff team to prepare homes for pest management intervention, to maintain pest free...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Agency Profile:

Our Mission: To be a recognized leader in promoting and supporting mental health in our community

Our Values: We Believe in: Equity of Access; Prevention, Early Identification and Intervention; Community Awareness through Information and Knowledge; Collaboration, Service Integration and Strategic Partnerships; Respecting Diversity; Empowerment and Inclusion; Excellence and Innovation.

Job...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Agency Profile:

This agency is a community based residential program that provides a place of safety, belonging, dignity, nourishment and education for homeless men with serious mental illness and those who have been in conflict with the law.

Objective:

Crisis counselling, managing incidents, developing supervisor programs with measurable outcomes, consultation for admission/assessment interviews, case...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Agency Profile:

Our organization is an innovative and award winning organization devoted to the provision of services for homeless youth. We operate three key housing and health programs. One of which is an emergency shelter for youth aged 16 to 24 years, with an emphasis on re-establishing healthy family relationships, education and life skills. We are currently looking to add to our vibrant and enthusiastic staff team by...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

The Full-time Drop-in Supervisor will manage the drop in staff and day to day operations of the drop in center as well as create and maintain partnerships with related agencies in the city. They will work with street involved youth primarily and with youth from neighboring communities occasionally in a dynamic drop in setting, small groups and one on ones; supporting, advocating and encouraging them as they make choices to move to healthier...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Agency Profile:

Our agency combats the root causes of poverty in the province and works to create positive, lasting change in the lives of those we serve. We provide provides basic services, food, clothing and housing, support services (including employment, health and wellness, and corrections chaplaincy), and housing services, including tenant support and low income housing, to those in need.

Job Description:
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RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Agency Profile:

This agency is a fully accredited, publicly-funded health service provider that delivers primary health care, counselling and health promotion programs and services. Working within a social determinants of health framework, we also engage in community development and advocacy activities aimed at improving the health of marginalized communities that traditionally encounter barriers to high quality health care...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

The Team Lead is the liaison between our Aboriginal Housing Team and the Housing First service sector and participates in Team Lead meetings, working groups and committees. The Team Leader is responsible for the recruitment, supervision and evaluation of team members and ensuring the outcomes of the Aboriginal Housing First Team are met.

The Team Leader is a part of the Housing First Advisory Council, which meets monthly to...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Agency Profile:

Our agency is an innovative, award winning and rapidly expanding organization. We work locally and nationally to prevent, reduce and end youth homelessness in Canada. We provide arrange of services to homeless and at risk youth. We are currently looking to add to our vibrant and enthusiastic management staff team by filling the vacancy Special Events Manager.

Job Description:

We are seeking a...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Agency Profile:

Our agency is an innovative, award winning and rapidly expanding organization. We work locally and nationally to prevent, reduce and end youth homelessness in Canada. We provide a range of services to homeless and at risk youth. We are currently looking to add to our vibrant and enthusiastic senior management staff team by filling the vacancy of Director of Development.

Job Description:

We...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Agency Profile:

Housing First is a recovery-oriented supportive housing approach that operates on the principle that homeless people living with mental illness should be offered immediate access to rent supplements so they can live in the same kinds of permanent independent apartments that are typically available to people without mental illness, and that housing should be provided without requiring participation in psychiatric or...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

Agency Profile:

Our agency is an alternative non-profit housing provider. It is home to approximately 118 residential units whose tenant population is mostly low income and formerly homeless. The diversity of the tenant population includes single, seniors and families, and people with disabilities including mental and physical. Our portfolio includes 1 high-rise, a block of townhouses and scattered shared houses. The organizational...

RESOURCE TYPE: Job Description
PUBLICATION DATE: 2014

The Full Time Residential Counsellor will report to the Shelter Manager to assist in the operation of the shelters in accordance with agency policies and procedures. Which includes the following duties; maintaining appropriate record keeping, complete intake/discharge forms, maintaining security for residents/staff/facilities, goal setting and referrals to other resources, informal individual and group counselling, promote co-operative living...

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