Poverty Internship: Homelessness Prevention
Position Number: 900591
Department or Office: Civic Engagement
Level: Level B (Skilled)
To work with the John Graham Shelter to provide outreach, counseling, and referral to those at risk of homelessness.
Located in Vergennes, the John Graham Shelter provides temporary refuge to homeless individuals and families and offers hope and support to those seeking to rebuild their lives. Working closely with shelter manager Diana Rule, the intern will play a key role in providing food, shelter and hope to Addison County's homeless population, and will directly assist residents with comprehensive goal setting, case management, and other on-site services including health care, mental health counseling, assistance with housing, employment searches, and much more.