Cascade AIDS Project (CAP), the oldest and largest AIDS Service Organization (ASO) in Oregon and Southwest Washington, is committed to supporting and empowering all people with or affected by HIV, reduce stigma, and provide the LGBTQ+ community with compassionate healthcare. Learn more about us at http://www.capnw.org/.
CAP is excited to announce we’re hiring a full time 1.0 FTE Short -Term Housing Case Manager. This position works with the staff and management of Cascade AIDS Project (CAP) to provide high-quality, coordinated, strengths-based social services consistent with the agency’s mission. The individual works in Cascade AIDS Project’s Housing and Support Services Department to provide Short Term Housing Case Management that includes establishing goal plans and providing support necessary to meet short and long-term financial needs; housing stability and medical engagement; information and referral services; advocacy with and on behalf of clients, and eviction prevention for individuals and families. The duration of this position is long term. The duration of support provided to clients on this caseload is short term.
Responsibilities include: working with clients to develop housing plans, assisting clients in locating and securing affordable housing, mediation with landlords, completing forms, coordination of medical and transitional housing motel vouchers, and entering data into the agency database in a timely and accurate manner. The Short-Term Housing Case Manager works collaboratively and communicates effectively with clients, volunteers, CAP staff, and community partners. Other duties as assigned.
This role is stationed in CAP’s Davis Street office but will travel frequently throughout the five-county service area for meetings and participant home-visits. Evening and weekend work is sometimes required. This is a non-management, union-represented position.