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Virginia Housing Alliance VISTA – Rappahannock-Rapidan R
The Rappahannock-Rapidan Regional Commission (RRRC) acts as the lead agency for the Foothills Housing Network (FHN), a Local Planning Group of the Balance of State Continuum of Care. The VISTA will support RRRC’s Human Services Program Manager to develop and implement training and policy opportunities for the Foothills Housing Network that promote knowledge- sharing and implementation of housing-focused solutions, based on best practices research for similar organizations. The VISTA will also support efforts by RRRC and FHN partner organizations to increase public knowledge regarding poverty and homelessness within the region through strategic outreach efforts to FHN member organizations, other organizations with similar missions, and to the general public. The VISTA will work to support the Foothills Housing Network’s subcommittees (Advocacy, Governance), support FHN’s use of data and performance metric analysis, and review the FHN central entry program to review/design data collection procedures and reporting to recommend program adjustments with a goal advancing collaboration within FHN and increasing awareness of critical housing issues within the region.
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Member Duties : The VISTA will develop a workshop training curriculum with supporting materials on prevalent Housing First policies to enhance delivery of permanent-housing focused solutions for regional agencies as well as engage in solution-based discussions within the region to identify community needs that should be incorporated into FHN’s strategic plan. Other duties will include expanding the focus on improving outcomes and performance tracking systems within the LPG utilizing Homeless Management Information System (HMIS) in coordination with LPG service providers, and reviewing existing use of HMIS within LPG and identify potential changes that will improve efficiency of HMIS for overall outcomes and overall performance of the LPG homeless system.
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Training ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend . 
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Car recommended . 
Service Areas :
Skills :
Veterans ,  Community Organization ,  General Skills ,  Team Work ,  Urban Planning ,  Computers/Technology ,  Communications ,  Leadership ,  Writing/Editing ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Social Services ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing . 
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Virginia Housing Alliance VISTA – Rappahannock-Rapidan R

Program Start/End Date
08/19/2019  -   08/20/2020

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Associates degree (AA)

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations VIRGINIA  

Accepting Applications
From  05/10/2019  To  09/16/2019 

Contact Arika Neal
PO Box 14649
Richmond   VA   23221
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 89058