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South Central Los Angeles Regional Center Los Angeles ,CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $37,000 to $45,000 Yearly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: dental, life_insurance, medical, vision, 401k
Job Description

SUMMARY OF POSITION

Provides support to families of the regional center with navigating community and government and social service agencies to obtain services. Will assist families with intake support for regional center services and will assist with application support and navigation for school district, social security, insurance services and various other programs as needed. Will work collaboratively with various staff and agencies to stay abreast of community supports.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

Provide in-person and telephone support to parents of children involved in Early Start and Lanterman services who are at risk for, or diagnosed with a developmental delay or disability. Support may include:

  • Advocacy support
  • Referrals to community programs
  • Keep up-to-date with generic resources and provision of information and educational materials
  • Provide specific guided support to parents of children in the regional center program with accessing programs that will benefit their child’s health and development
  • Performs record keeping and data entry for families who are assisted
  • Receives and directs all telephone calls and referrals, and maintains all documentation associated with its activity
  • Assists families and community agencies with facilitating referrals for regional center service eligibility
  • Attends IEP meetings upon request for advocacy support, as needed and approved
  • Assist families with appeals processes related to services and supports for the client

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily including maintaining timelines. An individual must also be proficient in the use of computer applications.

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

Associates or Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Human Services or Child Development or the equivalent of experience (at least five years) in a Human Service agency and experience working with individuals in the field of developmental disabilities.

Company Description
South Central Los Angeles Regional Center (SCLARC) is a private, non-profit community based organization that contracts with the State Department of Developmental Services to coordinate services for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. SCLARC is one of 21 regional centers serving communities throughout California. One of our goals is to ensure that individuals who are eligible to receive services are assisted in living the highest quality life possible in their communities. To learn more about SCLARC, visit us at www.sclarc.org. To apply for this position sent your resume to jobs@sclarc.org.

South Central Los Angeles Regional Center

Why Work Here?

*SCLARC offers Medical/Dental/Vision/Life Ins./LTD/AD&D/CalPERS Pension Plan/CalPERS 457/401K Match/Vacation/Sick/Paid Holidays,

South Central Los Angeles Regional Center (SCLARC) is a private, non-profit community based organization that contracts with the State Department of Developmental Services to coordinate services for individuals with developmental disabilities and their families. SCLARC is one of 21 regional centers serving communities throughout California. One of our goals is to ensure that individuals who are eligible to receive services are assisted in living the highest quality life possible in their communities. To learn more about SCLARC, visit us at www.sclarc.org. To apply for this position sent your resume to jobs@sclarc.org.

Address

2500 S. Western Avenue
Los Angeles, CA
USA

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