Community Planner—Veteran Homelessness Specialist (AmeriCorps VISTA) - Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA)
- 22-Jul-2019 to 20-Aug-2019
- - Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA)
- Indianapolis, IN, USA
Duration: This is a one year placement through the Americorps VISTA program
End veteran homelessness! As our VISTA you will organize stakeholders around the State of Indiana and develop plans for action. Join us to create a community of action and make a difference!
The IHCDA is a quasi-agency of the State of Indiana and is committed to serving the entire spectrum of housing, from homelessness to homeownership. Our charge is to provide housing opportunities, promote self-sufficiency and strengthen communities, in order to build an Indiana with a sustainable quality of life for all Hoosiers in the community of their choice. To learn more about IHCDA visit us at www.in.gov/ihcda.
IHCDA is seeking a motivated, self-starter to launch and lead our statewide efforts to end veteran homelessness. The VISTA member will work with multiple stakeholders from around the state including non-profit service providers, the VA, state agencies, and local units of government. The member will conduct research on best practices and communicate with other state and national partners for information and support. The member will then work collaboratively to develop action plans in communities around the state. As a result of this project, every community will be able to measure progress on ending veteran homelessness and have a plan to achieve that goal. The VISTA member will greatly expand the network of partners and create relationships that will have a lasting impact on the community.
IHCDA VISTA members will have access to many networking and training opportunities, including industry conferences and professional development trainings. VISTA members will work in a collaborative modern office environment in downtown Indianapolis. Members will have access to an onsite workout facility and nearby parking.
Questions about this position can be emailed to Zach Gross at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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