Homeless Veteran Outreach Specialist


Cause Areas

When

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

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

About

Incumbents in this classification are responsible for finding homeless veterans on the streets, in camps, and other remote areas of the city, building a relationship with them, and assisting them in finding permanent housing.

Typical responsibilities include: driving and walking to remote homeless sites in the wilderness, under bridges, and in rural and urban areas; driving to homeless service provider agencies to meet with homeless veterans; building a relationship with homeless veterans; filling out paperwork with veteran; submitting paperwork to correct agency; following up with both veterans and agencies to ensure paperwork is being processed in a timely fashion; attending weekly meetings and making daily reports to Volunteer Coordinator; coordinating appointments with landlords and driving veterans to look at permanent housing.

Skills

  • Veteran Care
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Case Work / Management
  • Relationship Building
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • 5-10 hours weekly

Report this opportunity

Report this opportunity