The Bridge is a human service agency that provides counseling services to people facing challenges. This program will specialize in serving young women with intellectual disabilities, as well as mental health challenges. This residence is a four bedroom staffed apartment. The focus of this service will be mental health stabilization and community inclusion, as well as life skills and relationship development. Individuals in the program will be referred by the Department of Developmental Disabilities.
The Bridge provides excellent supervision (both individual and group), as well as various trainings in which to obtain CEU’s, and opportunities for advancement. The Bridge is an eligible employer for the Public Student Loan Forgiveness Program and provides tuition reimbursement for continuing education.
Awake overnight counselors provide support to individuals who live in the program.
Candidates must have the ability to remain awake and alert during the overnight shift. The awake overnight staff are responsible for providing a safe, secure environment for the individuals we provide services to. Overnight staff complete basic housekeeping, filing, medication counts, and may administer medications. Overnight staff must be able to respond to any issues that may arise.