8 August, 2017

Residential Transition Support Worker

2017-08-15T22:52:45+00:00

The Residential Transition Support Worker (TSW) facilitates the movement of clients along the housing continuum from homelessness to stable housing. The TWS assists clients to access support services such as employment and life skills programs, medical services, addictions treatment or mental health services. TSW carries a caseload of clients, and will work closely with staff [...]

2 August, 2017

Community Based Victim Assistant Program Coordinator

2017-08-17T17:17:16+00:00

This permanent part-time position reports to the Manager of The Advocacy Centre. The Community-Based Victim Assistance Program Coordinator provides support, information related to the justice system and advocacy to victims of violence in relationships, sexual assault, child abuse and criminal harassment; provides support and supervision to the Community-Based Victim Assistance Support Worker; and facilitates community [...]

22 June, 2017

9th Annual Report Card on Homelessness in Nelson

2017-07-03T20:18:57+00:00

The Nelson Committee On Homelessness is pleased to release its 9th Annual Report Card on Homelessness in Nelson. This Report Card focuses on mental health and substance use issues: who is effected, causes, the connections between mental health problems and substance use and their relationship to homelessness, and how the community is working to address [...]

24 January, 2017

Community Support Worker

2017-08-15T22:55:45+00:00

Job Title: Community Support Worker - Casual – SCL- Residential Reports to: Services for Community Living Program Manager Overarching Expectations A CSW-Casual has the ability to: work in a positive and professional manner with residents, colleagues, and supervisory staff to put the needs and desires of the resident(s) as a priority during work hours to [...]

1 January, 2017

Coldest Night of the Year Event

2017-07-03T20:11:44+00:00

Nelson CARES Society and Room to Live hosts the Coldest Night of the Year Event On February 25th, Nelson CARES Society is hosting the Coldest Night of the Year. It is a 2, 5, and 10 km winter walks that will be hosted in 110+ cities across Canada in support of our work here in [...]