Position title
Supportive Housing Program Advisor

Under the supervision of the Program Coordinator and Program Director, the Supportive Housing Program Advisor assumes all operational responsibilities for the Supportive housing Program, which is comprised of seven scattered sites.


Function as the “landlord” on behalf of RISE Life Services

Lead the Admission/Discharge process

Stay abreast of changes within the Supportive Housing program put forth by the Office of Mental Health

Maintain meticulous records surrounding Sublease, Tenants Rights, Grievance policies, MHRM (Mental Health Recovery Measure); Support Plan/Reviews, Collaterals, and Monthly contact notes for 21 Individuals.

Meet with each tenant minimally once/month

Initiate team meetings to address any violations to the Supportive Housing Sublease

Connect tenants to community resources

Verify income information for all tenants

Oversee the rental payments/arrears for 21 tenants residing within the program

Assist tenants in seeking Section 8/Community permanent housing

Create avenue for advocacy and community integration

Other duties as assigned by Program Director



B.A. in Human Services preferred

Associates degree or equivalent in college credits acceptable with at least 2 years experience working with the Mental Health field.

Case Management experience preferred.

Knowledge of HCBS preferred.

Valid NYS Driver’s License Required

Job Benefits


401k Retirement Plan

Life Insurance

Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

Education Tuition Assistance

Vacation/Personal/Sick Paid Time Off

Anniversary Bonus

Verizon Discounts





Position: Supportive Housing Program Advisor

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Job Location
Date posted
September 18, 2019
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