Called to help End Homelessness? UPLIFT - The Home Team wants you!


Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

Housing First - Community Next! Q. What Does Ending Homelessness Mean? A. That every community will have a functional Shelter Crisis Response in place to prevent homelessness when possible, and if it happens, ensure it's a rare, brief, & non-recurring experience.

About

Be a Blessing to those who have experienced Homelessness in San Diego:

- Triple Cross CA ID Team Tuesday & Thursday mornings 8a-12n:

The CA ID is the essential document for all housing and any benefits including VA Services for Veterans. Assist weekday mornings with CA ID applications at Neil Good Day Center and at the DMV walking beside clients through the process of the DMV to apply for sponsor funded discount fee CA ID's. We pay $8 fee. Van Driver a plus but not required.

- Landlord Liaison & Housing Team - Calls can be made from home or schedule office time:

Housing the most vulnerable population is a win-win for everyone. Educate Landlords & Investors on the benefits of leasing through the Coordinated Assessment Housing Placement (CAHP) system, locate vacancies for move-in ready Clients, arrange inspections for Voucher and subsidy programs.

- Housing Navigator Assistant Team - Calls can be made from home or schedule office time:

Help Housing Navigators from 25 Cities Agencies prepare Clients for housing placement, coordinate documents & benefits, preparing the Client and their file for Matching through Coordinated Assessment Housing Placement (CAHP)

- Move-in Supply & Delivery Team - Calls can be made from home or schedule as trucks are available:

Source furnishings and move-in kits, organize new Resident move-in schedules, including delivery to new residence, and activation of utility & mail services.

- Companionship Team - Schedule as mutually agreed upon by Clients & Companionship Team:

Help recently placed Residents settle-in - Companions are a supplement to Professional Case Management and serve as a friendly resource to new residents as they connect with their neighborhood, learn transit routes and teach household related activities, shopping, cooking, cleaning. Companions work with Residents on goal setting, life skills, and growing as individuals andpart of a community.

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+ Group

Requirements & Commitment

  • Must be at least 18
  • flexible
  • Good natured, good listeners a plus!
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