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Director of Outreach (& Assistant Director of Outreach)

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StandUp for Kids - Worcester, MA

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StandUp For Kids is committed to the help and rescue of homeless and street kids. We do this, every day, in cities across America. We carry out our mission through our volunteers who go to the streets in order to find, stabilize and otherwise help homeless and street kids improve their lives. We have been on the streets since January 1990 and continue to grow our organization to help America's homeless youth.

The Director of Outreach determines the outreach needs of the local program. He/she will support and manage qualified and trained outreach counselors that conduct outreach. Also responsible for maintaining a positive street image with kids, businesses and the local community.

  • Identify the locations and needs of homeless and street kids;
  • Coordinate (with the Director of Program Support) to ensure adequate supplies are available for the number of kids assisted and frequency of outreach;
  • Ensure outreach supervisors and counselors are qualified and trained;
  • Ensure counselors are mentally prepared for street outreach;
  • Provide support to counselors and initiate peer support among counselors;
  • Complete and submit outreach reports;
  • Manage schedule for phone.

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About StandUp for Kids - Worcester, MA

Location:

Worcester, MA 01601, US

Mission Statement

StandUp for Kids - Worcester core mission is ending the cycle of youth homelessness. We do this , one youth at a time.

Description

StandUp for Kids - Worcester was founded in 2006. Volunteers started street outreach in 2008 and it became an official program in November of that year.

The Worcester Program opened our current outreach center in March 2014.

Current Programs:
  • Street Outreach twice weekly

  • Apartment Support for youths struggling to live independently

  • Outreach Center is open three times a week for 3.5 - 4 hours per session

  • Mental health counselor and nurse on site once a week at the Outreach Center

Children & Youth
Community
Homeless & Housing

WHEN

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WHERE

Worcester, MA 01601

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