Housing and Urban Development/VA Supportive Housing is an intensive case management program for chronically homeless veterans aimed at providing psychosocial services to veterans while residing in housing through HUD's Section 8 voucher system. This position is responsible for case management and care coordination services for veterans receiving housing provided through HUD Housing Choice Program, and has a role across the continuum of homeless services from outreach to post housing services. Major Duties: Provide case management and care coordination for a caseload of veterans in the HUD-VASH program. Conduct psychosocial assessments to determine needs of veterans and family members. Provide individual, family and group counseling as appropriate. Act as a liaison between VA and community resources. Collect and submit HUD-VASH Program participant data as outlined by NEPEC evaluation procedures. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM Financial Disclosure Report: Not required Physical Requirements: Some physical duties including light carrying, moderate lifting, some walking, standing and possible kneeling; ability to operate, and get in and out of, various sizes of government vehicles from compact cars to multi-passenger vans; ability for rapid mental and muscular coordination; ability to distinguish basic colors.
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.