This program is provided by HUD, it provides funding for insured and assisted housing developments that are designed for the elderly and persons with disabilities. Read More
A Service Coordinator is a social service staff person hired or contracted by the development’s owner or Management Company. The coordinator is responsible for assuring that elderly residents, especially those who are frail or at risk, and those non-elderly residents with disabilities are linked to the specific supportive services they need to continue living independently in that development.
Service Coordinators Service Coordinators work toward educating residents on available services and monitors provisions of services. They work in conjunction with the manager(s) and other management staff of the facility.
The service coordinator does not support services directly, or assist with other administrative work normally associated with the project(s). Their role is NOT one of an activity director; however, educational programming that empowers and enhances resident independence is common. Read More