Urban Alliance

Case Manager for People Facing Homelessness

Initiative:

Beyond the Basics

Impact area:

Basic Needs (food clothing, housing)

Location(s):

Hartford, CT

Hours:

Weekend mornings and afternoons

Desired level of commitment:

Once per month, two hours

Duration:

Year-round

Age requirement:

18+

Tasks may include:

  • Coordinating and providing care that is timely, effective, equitable and client-centered
  • Helping clients who are facing homelessness to make informed decisions, acting as their advocate, and exploring their options
  • Following up with clients an keeping track of their progress and to ensure wellness

In order to volunteer, you should be:

  • A registered Urban Alliance volunteer (you will have a chance to register if you haven’t already)
  • Willing to attend orientation prior to volunteering
  • Willing to submit a background check
  • Open to an ongoing commitment that works with your schedule
  • Certified
  • Working as a case manager
  • Skilled interpersonally
  • Reliable
  • Patient
  • Honest
  • Organized
  • Able to work independently
  • Open to engaging with people who are facing mental health or substance-abuse struggles
  • Open to engaging with people who are facing homelessness
  • Spanish-speaking skills a plus

*Volunteers must be of Christian faith to serve with this opportunity.

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