Intake Staff initially interviews guests to gather all the information required to document and advise about services available and needed; assigns a bed. Information must be entered into a computer system so the case manager or necessary department can access the information and provide follow-up services to guest. Work with staff and guests to maintain a safe and supervised shelter environment, facilitates the efficient and effective operation of the shelter during assigned shift.
High School diploma or GED and 6 months to one year experience working in the Human Services Field, such as working with low income and homeless populations, chemical dependency and/or mental health programs sufficient to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Ability to use computer software applications and general office equipment.
Clinical & Support Options, Inc. is a behavioral health organization serving individuals and families across Western Massachusetts. From its early days as a child guidance clinic, Clinical & Support Options has expanded into a full service behavioral health agency, committed internally to excellence while we collaborate externally with community partners to participate in a comprehensive system of assistance and resources for the residents of our communities. We employ over 650 multi-disciplinary staff, helping thousands of families during the past 50 years. We have community based office locations throughout Western Massachusetts, including Springfield, Northampton, Greenfield, Orange, Athol, Gardner and Pittsfield.
Our core competencies lend themselves to the development of a "one-stop" model of comprehensive, holistic services to individuals and families with multiple and complex issues.
Our expertise, in a nutshell, is to support people in their progress towards self-sufficiency, no matter what challenges they face on that journey.