Drop-In Center Program Assistants


(43.0943,-87.90538)
 

Cause Areas

When

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

Where

4200 N. Holton StreetMilwaukee, WI 53212

About

Pathfinders’ Drop-In Center provides basic needs assistance and intensive case management to homeless and vulnerable youth and young adults ages 14-25. The Center provides access to food, bus tickets, hygiene, clothing, laundry and shower facilities, as well as programs focusing on employment, education, independent living skills and social support services.

Program Assistants at the Drop-In Center build relationships that provide assistance and encouragement to the youth and young adults and supervise and support clients as they work to achieve their goals. PAs participate in client orientations and programs and help clients navigate on-line job applications and job websites. They also assist staff with day-to-day center management including providing clients access to the kitchen, shower, laundry and computers and distribute hygiene supplies when needed.

Skills

  • Critical Thinking
  • People Skills
  • Counseling / Mental Health
  • Crisis Counseling
  • Case Work / Management

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 21
  • Orientation or Training
  • Committment of 4 hours per week for six months.
  • A desire to work with youth and young adults in crisis.
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