Rainbow Heights Club

Job Title: Director of Community Engagement

Heights Hill Mental Health Service, SBPC, Community Advisory Board (CAB) is the not for profit partner of the Heights Hill Mental Health Service located in downtown Brooklyn. Since 2001 we have operated mental health support programs targeting low/no income LGBTQ+ persons who are living with serious mental illness citywide. CAB offices and program space are located on Flatbush Ave at Nevins St. in Downtown Brooklyn Please visit our website - www.rainbowheights.org - for more information about our services and programs. Our clients (members) are LGBTQ+ adult individuals who are living with schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, major depression, bipolar disorder, anxiety disorders, developmental disability, and substance/alcohol use concerns.

Through our peer based Rainbow Heights Club consumer drop in center (now expanding to include Home and Community Based Services), our EQuality Care mental health provider trainings, and our Peer Specialist Internship’s, CAB programming helps to identify and address the barriers to care experienced by low/no income LGBTQ persons living with serious mental illness.

Position Summary: The Director of Community Engagement (DCE) is a Full Time (40hrs per week, overtime exempt) position which reports to the Deputy Executive Director. The DCE is a member of the Senior Management Team of the agency which meets weekly. It is anticipated that 60% of the work time of the DCE will be spent supervising all outreach to the varied and overlapping constituencies we serve. Approximately 40% of work time will be spend giving direct support to the Executive Director, scheduling, staffing and following up on 25 to 30 EQuality Care mental health provider trainings throughout the year. The DCE will supervise a part time (15hrs per week) Community Engagement Coordinator (CEC) who will focus on communication and engagement of/with consumers who are already active participants in RHC programming.

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Mount Sinai Health System

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Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center

LGBTQ Community Center

As a safe, supportive environment, the Hudson Valley LGBTQ Community Center provides services, professional resources, and programs that unite the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer/questioning community across lines of age, race, gender, and economics. Our purpose is to strengthen, support, and celebrate LGBTQ individuals, families, and groups in their efforts to achieve their fullest potential.

The center strives for positive social change through advocacy, community education, cultural awareness, and wellness programs that assist in the creation, development, and growth of LGBTQ-affirming organizations, institutions, and culture within the community at large.

The center is hiring!
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Mount Sinai Hospital

COMMUNITY OUTREACH WORKER  -- Mount Sinai Hospital, 275 7th Avenue

The Institute for Advanced Medicine at Mount Sinai, a network of five clinics, is seeking an Outreach Worker to provide information about Transgender Healing and Resilience Initiative for Survivors of Violence (THRIV) Program, Center for Transgender Medicine and Surgery (CTMS) and Crime Victims Treatment Center (CVTC). THRIV aims to increase access to trauma-focused, gender-affirming therapy for transgender survivors of interpersonal violence and trauma, and specializes in short-term individual and group therapy for transgender and gender non-binary individuals (TGNB) who have experienced interpersonal violence. The Outreach Worker will identify and serve areas with larger numbers of TGNB individuals to share information about the Program, CTMS, and CVTC. They will link interested persons to care at CTMS by making first appointments and navigating them to the clinic, as needed. The Outreach Worker will also liaise with local community-based organizations serving transgender individuals to collaborate on outreach events and identify potential Program participants.  Qualifications:  HS Diploma or equivalent required.  One (1) year experience providing outreach and testing to population.

SUBMIT COVER LETTER & RESUME TO:  Janet.Goldberg@mountsinai.org

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Anti-Violence Project

Title: Deputy Director of Community Organizing and Public Advocacy Department: Community Organizing and Public Advocacy
Reports to: Director of Community Organizing and Public Advocacy

The New York City Anti-Violence Project (AVP) envisions a world in which all lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer, (LGBTQ) and HIV-affected people are safe, respected, and live free from violence. AVP’s mission is to empower LGBTQ and HIV- affected communities and allies to end all forms of violence through organizing and education, and support survivors through counseling and advocacy. AVP’s Community Organizing and Public Advocacy (COPA) department uses organizing, policy advocacy, political education and training and technical assistance to advance local and national efforts to respond, address and prevent violence.

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Health Research Incorporated

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Peer Navigator at VNSNY

The Visiting Nurse Service of New York is hiring a Peer Navigator who can provide a broad array of counseling/support services to individuals living with HIV/AIDS, and/or HIV negative, homeless and transgender persons, including persons with serious mental illness (SMI). The VNSNY is the nation's largest not-for-profit home- and community-based health care organization, serving the five boroughs of New York City and Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties.

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The LGBT Center: Application for Consultants

The Center is issuing a request for applications for a consultant to conduct a comprehensive LGBTQ+ health and human services needs assessment in New York State. This will include collecting, analyzing, and communicating about data specific to the LGBTQ+ community in New York State.

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Health Care Assistant at Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic

Planned Parenthood Hudson Peconic is looking for a Health Care Assistant, who will serve as a fundamental member of the health center operations and clinical support team. Applicant must successfully complete assigned support tasks under supervision of center management and licensed clinical staff. Additionally, they must provide essential assistance to maximize center flow, patient satisfaction, safety of PPHP’s services, and internal customer service.

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Mosholu Montefiore Community center

The Mosholu Montefiore Community Center (MMCC) is the largest not-for-profit provider of quality education, employment, and health and recreation programs in the neighborhoods of the North Bronx and Manhattan, serving the needs of more than 35,000 residents each year.

They are seeking a Yachad Community Organizer (Part Time).

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