Care Advocate

SOUTHERN AREA AGENCY ON AGING   Martinsville, VA   Full-time     Social Service
Posted on July 7, 2020

Care Advocate - Must possess a broad range of knowledge, skills and abilities to coordinate the delivery of a comprehensive set of services designed to meet the needs of older individuals and individuals with disabilities. Duties include comprehensive in-person assessment interviews, care plan development, service arrangement, follow-up/evaluation; and options counseling. Strong human relations skills; as well as strong oral and written communication skills are essential. Extensive knowledge of aging and disability issues, health and community resources and eligibility requirements for public benefits is preferred. Bachelor's degree in social work, human services or related field required. Proficient use of Microsoft Office products is required. 

SAAA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.