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NYC VISTA: ACS Preventive Accountability VISTA
The ACS Division of Prevention Services provides a continuum of preventive services and support to families throughout New York City, through a network of community-based, non-profit organizations and family Home Care services. These services are designed to strengthen and stabilize families, prevent the need for out of home care, expedite permanency and prevent the replacement of children into foster care. The Office of Preventive Accountability (OPA) is core to achieving the ACS’ mission of promoting the safety and well-being of children and families.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : The VISTA will provide critical support in conducting research on emerging trends, and in implementing recommendations for improving service delivery to children and families receiving prevention services. The goal of this project is to support low income families by help to reduce poverty numbers for the children in the ACS system. By having a VISTA tracking the emerging trends, the member will be able to provide clear recommendations for improving anti-poverty services delivered to low income families and children.
Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Stipend ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Living Allowance ,  Training ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Monthly Unlimited Metrocard ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Children/Youth ,  Community Outreach ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Education . 
Skills :
General Skills ,  Community Organization ,  Leadership ,  Social Services ,  Writing/Editing ,  Communications ,  Education ,  Public Speaking ,  Computers/Technology ,  Team Work . 
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NYC VISTA: ACS Preventive Accountability VISTA

Program Start/End Date
08/05/2019  -   08/04/2020

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations NEW YORK   New York City (inc. Long Island CT NJ NY)  

Accepting Applications
From  05/10/2019  To  06/28/2019 

Contact Aaron Miner
253 Broadway
New York   NY   10007
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 89185