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2017 Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Fund
Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Fund’s mission is to provide eligible low-income and senior residents of central and southern Illinois with high quality civil legal services in order to obtain and maintain their basic human needs. This project is a collaborative project to connect individuals facing homelessness with resources to maintain housing or be rehoused help which will directly benefit low income individuals while collaborating with area social service agencies to build capacity in St. Clair County.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : The Housing Resource Center Program Coordinator VISTA will: (1) Working directly with Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance to create a screening tool for Land of Lincoln’s services to be used at the housing desk located outside of eviction court in St. Clair County. (2) Outreach to and coordinate with agencies that are a part of the St. Clair County Continuum of Care IL-508 (HAC), code enforcement officers and any other housing providers that will connect individuals facing eviction with housing resource. (3) Follow up with the Housing Resource Center on referrals, create and maintain sustainability databases and continue to work with feedback provided to ensure that persons are being referred for assistance.
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend . 
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Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Skills :
Writing/Editing ,  Leadership ,  Communications ,  Law . 
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2017 Land of Lincoln Legal Assistance Fund

Program Start/End Date
06/19/2017  -   08/27/2017

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Less than High school

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations ILLINOIS  

Accepting Applications
From  04/10/2017  To  06/19/2017 

Contact Tanya Burgess
8787 State St
East Saint Louis   IL   62203
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 72978