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Healthy Families Livingston – Family Support Specialist

LACASA Center is seeking a part-time, 20 hours per week, Family Support Specialist. You will work under the supervision of the Healthy Families Livingston Program Manager and will optimize the home and family environment for the physical, emotional and intellectual well-being of children who are at risk of being abused or neglected. 

The person chosen for this position will work to:

  • Enhance family functioning by providing education and support to prenatal women and families with newborns and young children up to age 5
  • Strengthen the parent-child relationship
  • Improve parenting skills
  • Promote self-sufficiency of parents through resource development
  • Teach problem-solving skills

A Bachelor’s degree in a human services field is required.

If you would like more information, or to apply for this position, submit your resume and cover letter to Maureen Wright, Healthy Families Program Manager, at LACASA Center, 2895 W. Grand River Ave., Howell, Michigan 48843. You also can email her at maureenw@lacasacenter.og, or send a fax to her attention at 517-548-3034

LACASA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity

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