Provides supervision of residents and assist as necessary in activities of daily living at the shelter. Assesses client needs and assist in their orientation to the shelter program. Develops an initial Housing, Family action plan & Discharge plan; monitors client's response to interventions and update/modify plans as indicated by client and their community support team.
Assist with the management of challenging behaviors and crisis intervention; to provide support and assistance in problem resolution; and to coordinate/arrange for the provision of needed services .
Maintains accurate records and case notes in compliance with state and local requirements; documents client progress, problems, and client response .
Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to plan and assist with treatment strategies.
Develops plan for each client to gain housing and reintegrate into the community; including, the increase of economic stability, vocational potential, physical health, pro-social behaviors.
Provide direct service, support and assessments to individual clients related to obtaining employment, housing, furthering their education and assist as needed in activities of daily living. Advocate for, teach and provide clients with adequate community resources to achieve their housing, employment and/or educational goals; while working collaboratively with outside agencies to assist clients to achieve this goal within their chosen communities.
Facilitate in-house, weekly case management meetings with individual clients and their community team members .
Meet with clients individually as needed to support them in achieving their goals and tasks . Provide written and oral communication and develop professional rapport with prospective landlords and property managers in Humboldt County. Build rapport and relationships with clients, and provide role modeling through teaching opportunities, positive reinforcement and behavioral interventions .
Adhere to state/federal HIPPA and confidentiality laws/practices to protect client confidentiality and safety. Advocates for clients and encourages community resources and human service agencies to assist clients in their movement towards independent living; establishes special linkages with local agencies and community resources to maximize effectiveness of the case management system .
Provides direct and on-going aftercare services focused on maintaining sobriety, housing and employment, achieving educational goals and assist with mitigating challenges that impact each individual client's success and stability in their chosen community. Transports client to and from appointments regarding: housing, vocational and educational. Attends staff meetings, in-service training's and does other duties as assigned or necessary.
All life skills support, medications, client advocacy, all needed appointments. Connected clients to all community resources and supports. ADLS, bathing, cooking.
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