AMAZING INDIVIDUALS WORKING FOR POSITIVE PEOPLE at South Side Help Center!
Does the idea of doing something that really makes a difference in people’s lives while being well-compensated intrigue you? Are you looking to work for an organization that encourages growth and success from each and every one of its employees?
If so, South Side Help Center is the place for you!
South Side Help Center offers comprehensive benefits to help our employees do and be their very best! These benefits are intended to enhance employee physical, financial, spiritual, and professional health.
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YOUR CONTRIBUTION TO OUR SUCCESS!
South Side Help Center’s mission to serve people and strengthen communities is done by providing direct prevention and intervention services designed to enhance the quality of life for individuals, families and community. With a compassion for people, commitment to service, motivation to affect change, cultural awareness and knowledge about your role and responsibilities as a NON-MEDICAL CASE MANAGER / PrEP NAVIGATOR (NMCM/PN) you will help to fulfill this mission by utilizing your knowledge, training and experience to assist HIV/AIDS diagnosed individuals in obtaining needed services. The NMCM/PN will work with individuals vulnerable to HIV by providing PrEP information, linkage to insurance navigation services if needed, linkage to PrEP care/treatment and follow –up for outcome of PrEP service, treatment and care.
Through short term case management the NMCM/PN will assist clients with referrals and linkages to medical, social, legal, financial, mental health and/or substance abuse referrals and Benefits/entitlement counseling. They will help individuals who are in need of information and guidance obtain essential supportive services that will help clients stay adherent to primary HIV care and treatment to improve health outcomes and supporting clients’ independence and self-sufficiency.
We at AIDS Healthcare Foundation and South Side Help Center believe that each individual is entitled to equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status or disability. The right of equal employment opportunity extends to recruiting, hiring selection, transfer, promotion, training and all other conditions of employment.
Internal Number: 2020-11195
About South Side Help Center
Established in 1987, South Side Help Center (SSHC) has provide 33 years of quality HIV prevention and intervention service throughout the city of Chicago to individuals, families and the community as a whole. We are currently one of the oldest African American HIV service providers in the Chicago. South Side Help Center intentionally purposes to empower people to strive for a higher quality of life that encourages a positive mental, physical and social state of being. By providing this service we believe it lends itself to positive and healthier outlook that can in turn lead to “Strong Communities”. SSHC has represented our mission through numerous programs and services such as Community Outreach Programs, Statewide Capacity Building Initiative, RW Case Management services, Psychosocial Support services, Youth Programming, HIV Testing. Our experience, intuitiveness and unique ability to engage our constituents affords us the opportunity to continue to develop and implement some of the most innovative and impactful prevention and intervention programs that supports an individual’s ability to change when necessary, sustain when needed and inspire community residents’ choose hea...lthy alternative that lead to productive lives.
AIDS Healthcare Foundation The Los Angeles-based AIDS Healthcare Foundation (AHF) is a global nonprofit organization providing cutting-edge medicine and advocacy to over 1,000,000 people in 43 countries. We are currently the largest provider of HIV/AIDS medical care in the U.S. AHF funds its mission to rid the world of AIDS through a network of pharmacies, thrift stores, healthcare contracts and other strategic partnerships. Generating new, innovative ways of treatment, prevention and advocacy has been the hallmark of our success. We are currently leading a mass testing initiative to identify and treat the 25 million people who are unaware they are infected. By advocating big goals–such as having 1 billion people tested each year–AHF hopes to eliminate older, more time-consuming methods. Since 1987, AHF has cared for thousands of people living with HIV and AIDS worldwide. As we create and implement new programs in communities across the U.S. and abroad, we expand delivery of healthcare and influence over policy with the aim of saving more lives.
South Side Help Center is an affiliate of AIDS Healthcare Foundation, please note candidates applying for this position are applying to work for South Side Help Center.