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Aging & Disability Resource Connection Navigator – Grass Valley Office
FREED is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Aging & Disability Resource Connection (ADRC) Navigator based in the Grass Valley office. This position will work with FREED and Aging and ADRC community partners to assist people with disabilities and older adults to navigate access to a wide range of public and private services and supports. Assists individuals with immediate needs and conducts conversations to identify goals, strengths and preferences. Facilitates informed choice of available options, conducts a comprehensive review of public and private resources and informal supports, assists with development of a person-centered plan, links individuals to appropriate resources, assists with streamlining eligibility to public programs, and follow-up. This position works in collaboration to support nursing home diversion, transition from nursing homes to home, transition from hospital to home, and transition from post-secondary school to post-secondary life. Ideal candidate has experience providing person-centered services for people with disabilities and older adults, comprehensive understanding of community long term service and support systems, and strong communication and computer skills. Written/spoken fluency in Spanish a plus. EOE, Individuals with disabilities strongly encouraged to apply. 40 hours per week including health benefits. Non-exempt position, salary DOE. Interested individuals should email, fax, or send a resume, and cover letter summarizing qualifications and experience to: Annie Mikal-Hein email jobs@FREED.org.