Organization: Volunteers of AmericaTitle: Veteran’s Advocate – Denver
Categories: Nonprofit Jobs
Location: Denver Metro Area
Organization Type: 501(c)(3)
Bachelors degree in human services or related field or equivalent relevant experience. Two years direct case management experience. Experience working with homeless populations and/or veterans. Experience working with computers and client level data entry. Requires own transportation, Colorado-mandated automobile insurance and good driving record. Individuals with veteran status preferred. Experience with benefits acquisition preferred.
The Veterans Advocate is responsible for providing support services to veteran
individuals and family members to assist family in remaining or becoming housed.
Responsible for assessing the needs of each household and working in conjunction
with the Veterans Services Team. Advocate is responsible for conducting outreach
and all aspects of case management, including accessing VA benefits, obtaining
and coordinating other public benefits and managing temporary financial assistance.
Focus will be on the identification, acquisition, and retention of available Public
and Veteran benefits for program participants.
SALARY: $14.35 per hour
HOURS: Monday Friday 8:00 a.m. 5:00 p.m.
APPLY TO: Volunteers of America, 2660 Larimer St., Denver 80205
VOLUNTEERS OF AMERICA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
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