Parent Partner - Ohana Support Services
Child and Family Service ‘Ewa Beach, HI
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Established in 1899, Child & Family Service (CFS) is a community-based organization with a mission of strengthening families and fostering the healthy development children. CFS has been a fierce advocate for children and families in the midst of social injustices and inequalities. Our statewide support, counseling, and therapeutic programs help individuals and families heal from trauma, prevent abuse and neglect, and can break the cycle of generational poverty.
Strengthening families and fostering the healthy development of children.
Healthy, thriving individuals and families building strong, multi-cultural communities across generations.
Integrity, Quality Client Service, Employee Excellence, Teamwork and Communication
We offer an extensive array of benefits for our employee including paid time off, preventative health care paid time off, birthday floating holiday, volunteer floating holiday, 14 Paid Holidays in a Year (15 in an Election Year), Medical/Dental/Vision/RX plans, Opt-out incentive, 401(k), flexible spending plans, & more.
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SUMMARY OF DUTIES
Parent Partners are parents/caregivers who have "lived experience" as a primary caregiver for a youth with serious mental health challenges, and who have been certified or is eligible to be a Parent Support Provider (PSP) by the National Federation of Families. Provides direct services to families/caregivers within their assigned Family Guidance Center or Family Court Liaison Branch. Parent Partners work closely with the family and assigned Care Coordinator and Treatment Team to ensure the family needs are being met. Will work directly with each family/caregiver to develop services based on the requests of the family. Participates in meetings with the family to support and encourage their voice to be heard.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING REQUIREMENTS
- High School diploma preferred.
- Six months plus. Must have "lived experience" as a primary caregivers for a youth with serious mental health challenges. Has been or is eligible to become certified as a Parent Support Provider (PSP) by the National Federation of Families in Children's Mental Health or the equivalent.
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Address‘Ewa Beach, HI
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