Located on‑site in two HRA Income Support Centers and Job Centers in Brooklyn, CAMBA's Eviction Prevention Unit (EPU) is targeted to 1,500 clients yearly at risk of becoming homeless, whose problems cannot be solved by the general Center staff. CAMBA's EPU staff members help clients stabilize their housing and financial situations by providing welfare advocacy, assistance applying for housing benefits and other rental arrears assistance, as well as referrals to legal services that will help them resolve problems with government benefits and housing. The program also makes referrals to other needed benefits and services to enhance housing stability, foster self-sufficiency and improve family functioning.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: The person filling this position is expected, under close supervision, to: (1) Serve as a client liaison with outside organizations regarding such matters as education, healthcare, housing, social services, legal issues, etc; and (2) assist clients in attaining their goals by identifying and locating community resources for clients and by making referrals to appropriate services both within and outside CAMBA; including the following:
Minimum Education/Experience Required:
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CAMBA is an equal opportunity employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. All voice telephone numbers on this document may be reached by persons using TTD/TTY equipment via the New York State relay number 1-800-662-1220.