Job Title: Lethality Assessment Program (LAP) Advocate
Reports To: Emergency Housing Manager
Positions Supervised: None
Family Safety Center of Memphis and Shelby County, Inc. is a non-profit organization located in Memphis, TN, whose purpose is to effectively combine civil, criminal, health and social services in order to help victims of family violence. We are seeking a Lethality Assessment Program Advocate who is highly motivated and organized to be part of a team of organizations and partners that are involved in the Connecting Victims of Family Violence to Supportive Services program. This position requires teamwork and flexibility within the work environment to meet client needs. This position will report to the Emergency Housing Manager and will be an integral part of the growth of the organization. This is a grant funded position.
Job Summary: Provides client centered services to connect individuals and families exposed and impacted by family violence to needed resources and services. Responds to hotline calls during assigned hours. Provides consultation, case management, and information, completes administrative records, performs client follow-up and referrals, performs supportive services consistent with the applicable regulations, assists with and participates in professional development activities and client community outreach. Assists clients in accessing services from on-site partners that accommodate the individual needs of the client