Implements the Family Outreach Program to identify unserved and underserved individuals with developmental disabilities. The purpose is to identify these individuals and link them with appropriate generic and specialized services. This work focuses on establishing relationships with formal and informal service providers and making connections with neighborhood associations. Short term case management is provided to help meet the needs of individuals. Oversee other aspects of the FSS Grant for Outreach including the reimbursement program, CBI, and the Parenting Program.
Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Health or Human Services field; Masters Degree is preferred. Requires minimum 2 years experience working in an organization with people with developmental disabilities. At least one year experience in staff supervision. A valid NYS driver’s license and reliable vehicle are also required. Experience with linkage and referral services and connections with community based organizations.