Adult Health Home Care Manager —
Poughkeepsie - AHHCM-KS (Full Time)
Must have and maintain a valid New York State driver’s license.
This position requires monthly in-person home and community visits within the lower Hudson Valley Region (Orange, Dutchess, Ulster).
Must have 2-5 yrs. experience in the Human Service Field providing direct services to persons diagnosed with mental disabilities, developmental disabilities, alcoholism, substance abuse and/or chronic conditions.
We are seeking an individual who shares our vision of partnering with individuals, families and the community to foster hope, wellness and recovery. The Health Home Care Manager is responsible for coordinating services and supports for individuals with a primary diagnosis of severe mental illness and/or other qualifying disorders in order to help with successful integration into and maintenance in the community. Our goal is to partner with and support adults, 18 and up, in developing and strengthening their competencies in order to navigate various community systems while improving overall well-being of the family system through a strength-based and family-driven perspective. The Core service responsibilities of a Care Manager include, but are not limited to: Comprehensive Care Management, Care Coordination and Health Promotion, Comprehensive Transitional Care and follow-up from inpatient to other settings, Individual and Family Support and referrals to Community and Social Supports.
Benefits for Full Time employees:
- 4 weeks paid vacation annually;
- 12 paid holidays, 4 personal days;
- 1 sick day per month, accruable to 150 days;
- Fully paid individual LTD and life insurance;
- Eligible for participation in agency medical and dental plan both individual and family, with small employee contribution.
Working at Astor:
“Astor Services cares about your safety, and the safety of the children and families that we serve. We follow all NYS and CDC COVID-19 guidelines.”
Astor Services for Children & Families is a community based, non-profit organization that provides children’s mental health services, child welfare services, and early childhood development programs. Astor serves children and families in New York State’s Mid-Hudson Valley region and the Bronx.
Through a wide variety of premier quality education and mental health services, Astor provides support for pre-schoolers, children with behavioral and emotional health problems, children at risk of placement in foster care, and families that need assistance in developing the skills necessary to raise their children in an environment filled with increasing challenges. Astor currently serves thousands of children each year through its prevention, early childhood, special education, community behavioral health and residential treatment programs.
Many children in our communities struggle with emotional and psychological problems that make it difficult for them to experience the simple everyday pleasures of being a child.
ASTOR is there for them.
Many families, overwhelmed by financial, emotional and cultural challenges, need additional resources and support to be able to give their children a healthy, happy childhood.
ASTOR is there for them.
Astor Services does not discriminate against individuals on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, or age in its programs, activities, or employment.