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THN Homeless Coalition (Texarkana, TX)
The Texas Homeless Network (THN) works to provide solutions to end homelessness in Texas communities through education, resources, and advocacy. Currently, THN has VISTA members placed throughout the state working on capacity building and program development to assist communities in ending homelessness. This VISTA project will (in its 3rd and final year) will build upon previous VISTA projects to support the development of the Coordinate Entry system local coalition, and the SSI/SSDI Outreach, Access, and Recovery (SOAR) program. To achieve this goal, the VISTA member will primarily focus on strengthening partnerships and developing technical assistance materials for local homeless service organizations. The outcome will allow community partners to more effectively provide housing and other services to persons experiencing homelessness.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : Site: Texarkana Homeless Coaltion 1.) Strengthen coalition processes and relationships between the coalition and the community. 2.) To strengthen and develop SSI/SSDI Outreach, Access, Recovery (SOAR) partnerships and implementation. 3.) Assess successes and gaps of coordinated entry program and create and implement an improvement plan **In addition to this application complete this survey to be considered for an interview:** To learn more about the THN VISTA program visit:
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Training ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Relocation Allowance . 
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Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Homelessness ,  Housing ,  Community and Economic Development . 
Skills :
Computers/Technology ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Writing/Editing ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Public Speaking ,  Recruitment ,  Communications ,  Team Work ,  Conflict Resolution ,  Community Organization ,  General Skills ,  Social Services . 
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THN Homeless Coalition (Texarkana, TX)

Program Start/End Date
09/03/2019  -   09/02/2020

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations TEXAS  


Accepting Applications
From  04/29/2019  To  08/09/2019 

Contact Samantha Foss
1713 Fortview Rd
Austin   TX   78704
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 88728