Behavioral Health Program Coordinator (Safe Housing Program) Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Services of Whatcom County

Brief Job Description

The DVSAS Behavioral Health Program will improve access to behavioral health services for survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and sexual exploitation. The Behavioral Health Program Coordinator (BHPC) provides advocacy services to DVSAS clients with mental health or substance abuse issues, connects those clients to outside resources, and coordinates ongoing client access to mental health and behavioral health services. This position is located within the Safe Housing Program (SHP), which provides emergency, confidential safe shelter to clients who are homeless due to domestic violence. The Behavioral Health Program Coordinator in the SHP will manage a caseload of clients that are currently or were recently in the SHP and will also assist the SHP team in its daily operations, including providing general advocacy, responding to safe housing referrals, managing interpersonal conflicts, and maintaining a safe and healthy living environment for clients.

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