Community Access provides affordable and supportive housing, health promotion services, and education and training to individuals living with mental health conditions, often also living with histories of homelessness, substance use, criminal justice involvement and serious health concerns. The agency is committed to assisting participants of services to acquire the knowledge, skills and self-assurance to improve and manage their own health.
Mixed tenancy development for individuals with mental health concerns, individuals and families with histories of homelessness, and low-income families.
The Harm Reduction Specialist provides engagement and support services, particularly to program participants around drug and alcohol use, sexual health and self-harm, using a harm reduction model.
In addition, the Harm Reduction Specialist provides consultation, training, and support to program staff in their work with program participants engaging in risky behaviors. The intention is that the Harm Reduction Specialist will be a leader in promoting Community Access’ commitment to providing services using a harm reduction model.
Position Type: Full Time
Position Location: Brooklyn – Dekalb Ave.
Position Salary: $22.06/hour