Behavioral Health Network
417 Liberty Street
SPRINGFIELD, MA 01104
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Preference: Nice to have
|Whole person/whole health. Integration. Family centered. Breaking through silos. Team-based care. Innovative and new.|
If these words get you excited about coming to work, BHN would like you to consider coming to work with us!
Join our team of competent and compassionate professionals as a Community Health Worker in the Project FIT (Families in Transition) program at Behavioral Health Network! As core members of the team, Community Health Workers focus on engaging families and supporting family members in accessing needed services in the community. They deliver services to family members as outlined in their unique care plans, working closely with the Clinical Care Manager.
The goal of Project FIT (Families in Transition) is to help families in need achieve a greater level of health, wellness, stability and autonomy. Project FIT coordinates services to meet their medical and behavioral health needs, along with ensuring that the family locates and maintains stable housing. The FIT team is assigned based on the family’s needs and consists of a Master’s level Clinical Care Manager and either a Community Health Worker, Recovery Coach or Family Partner. Services are provided in settings that are comfortable for the family.
Behavioral Health Network is a growing non-profit community behavioral health agency that has been providing services to children, adults, families and communities in Western Massachusetts since 1938. BHN provides comprehensive, outcome-driven behavioral health care. We are dedicated to offering high quality, affordable and culturally appropriate care to people of all ages and income levels in our constituent communities.
|Community Health Workers at Behavioral Health Network have the following qualities:|
• Highly organized, flexible, and team-oriented.
• Attentive to details.
• Driven to solve problems.
• Knowledge of community and resources
• Family work.
• Bachelor’s degree or comparable work or lived experience (preferred).
• Bilingual in Spanish and English (preferred).
• Valid driver's license and a reliable car available for working hours (required).