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Virginia Housing Alliance VISTA – St. Joseph’s Villa
St. Joseph’s Villa serves as the lead agency for the Balance of State Continuum of Care for the Crater Area Coalition on Homelessness (CACH). SJV has brought community-wide education, awareness, and inter-agency coordination in serving homeless and unstably housed households. SJV has played an important role in stimulating and facilitating regional collaboration on addressing homelessness. The VISTA member will be making community connections with rural and urban partners to develop outreach programs for those who are in need of homelessness services. This VISTA project will identify gaps in service and informing grassroots organization the best practices of Rapid Re-Housing. The VISTA’s efforts during this service project will be adopted into policy and procedures for the CACH agencies.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : As a VISTA you will conduct an update of system’s adherence to the Housing First approach and work with system planning consultants to present key findings, develop a system by which sub-sites can be routinely evaluated to identify needs, measure progress and allocate resources, and identify needs regarding focus on Housing First best practices, Additionally, the VISTA member will identify opportunities and creating outreach programs to rural and urban partners and will develop training materials of Housing First principles, rapid re-housing, coordinated entry, and shelter operation for local churches and grassroots agencies.
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Living Allowance ,  Training . 
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Terms :
Car recommended . 
Service Areas :
Skills :
Veterans ,  Computers/Technology ,  Communications ,  General Skills ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Social Services ,  Urban Planning ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Community Organization ,  Team Work ,  Leadership ,  Writing/Editing . 
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Virginia Housing Alliance VISTA – St. Joseph’s Villa

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

Listing ID 89075