The SSVF Peer Navigator will provide day to day support, assist with case management, and play an active role in the Veteran program participant’s case as they pursue housing stability. The VPN will function as a role model for the peer and use personal experience to aid the Veteran client in various ways while he/she is moving toward housing permanency and long term sustainability. The position will promote accessibility to services, outreach to targeted populations, and assist with case management, provide advocacy, as well as wraparound supports and services within the VA and in the community.
Services for the UnderServed (S:US) believes every New Yorker has the right to lead a life of purpose. Since 1978, S:US has been turning this belief into reality by advocating for people with life circumstances marked by homelessness, intellectual/developmental disability, behavioral health and addiction challenges, poverty, criminal justice involvement, and trauma. Our dedicated workforce of 2,400 provides services and supports to transform the lives of 35,000 individuals and families in New York City and Long Island.