The purpose of this AmeriCorps position is to provide case management services for male partners of Magnolia Project clients. The member will provide services such as fitness for men, health insurance enrollment, social service navigation (e.g. transportation, SNAP, housing), and health care referrals (e.g. dental, substance use, counseling, etc.). Member will conduct home visits with clients. Member will conduct phone outreach to enroll male partners in case management services and assess client needs. Member will also provide health education to male clients on topics such as male sexual responsibility (e.g. contraception, consent, communication, healthy relationships), nutrition, diabetes management, exercise, mental health, coping skills, and stress management. Member will make referrals to and enroll clients in Fatherhood PRIDE classes such as Bootcamp for New Dads and 24/7 Dad which cover topics such as parenting, childcare, and communication. Member will conduct assistance with obtaining employment including resume building workshops, interviewing skills training, and outreach to employers who may employ clients. Member will conduct outreach to employers willing to hire clients on case management plan and will create a resource list of these employers for clients.
Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training
NHC Florida AmeriCorps members serving in FY 2020 who successfully complete a full-time term of service will receive an Education Award from the National Service Trust of $6,095.00. A member has up to seven years after his or her term of service to use the Education Award.
High School Graduate
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Subject to criminal background check