Spring 2012 TAP Trainings

2012 Spring TAP Trainings
Register now for Spring Trainings:

Hoarding Level 2: Intervention, Assessment and Plan Development

4/19/12, 8:45-1:00, Malden

Understanding Dementia:
Types, Causes and Strategies for Dealing with Cognitive Impairments

4/24/12, 8:45-1:00, Worcester

Hoarding Level 2: Legal Issues

5/10/12, 8:45-1:00, Reading

Bed Bugs: A Team Response

5/15/12, 8:45-1:00, Holyoke

Questions? Contact Janeen Harris, 617-854-1069, Posted in training opportunities | Leave a comment

Commonwealth’s Emergency Solutions RFR Now Posted & Available to Respond

State’s ESG is now posted! (and that S is for solutions!)

many thanks to homesforfamilies for the heads up!

The new Emergency Solutions Grant RFR is now posted on Comm-Pass. Please remember that all Respondents and potential respondents are required to check Comm-Pass regularly for amendments to the document.

The new Emergency Solutions Grant Request for Responses (RFR) has been posted on Comm-PASS. You can access the RFR by using Control and click this link

This RFR has become available as of 4/9/12 and proposals are due by 5/8/12

Estimated Value:

: 5,654,052.00

Here is a description of the project:

The Department of Housing and Community Development (DHCD) is conducting a competitive procurement process in order to distribute up to $5,654,052 in federal Emergency Solutions Grant (ESG) funds, which replaces the Emergency Shelter Grant. This change comes as a result of the enactment of the Homeless Emergency Assistance and Rapid Transition to Housing (HEARTH) Act. The interim ESG regulations add rapid re-housing and more robust homelessness prevention to the traditional shelter activities that were part of the former Emergency Shelter Grant. Please read the RFR carefully for important deadlines.

City of Lowell – Fair Housing – Public Hearing Notice

NOTICE

CITY OF LOWELL

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

CONCERNING FAIR HOUSING

April 12, 2012

6:00 PM

LOWELL SENIOR CENTER

276 BROADWAY STREET

 

 

The City of Lowell, Department of Planning and Development will hold a Public Meeting on Thursday April 12, 2012 at 6:00 PM at the SENIOR CENTER, to discuss fair housing issues.

Representatives from the Fair Housing Center of Greater Boston will present information about fair housing laws.  Local service providers and members of the housing community will also be in attendance to discuss the services they provide to households who may face housing discrimination.

All interested persons are encouraged to attend.

The City will provide interpreters for non-English speaking or hearing-impaired residents upon receiving a request at least four (4) days prior to the scheduled hearing date.

Please contact Allison Lamey at 978-674-4252 for more information.

Institute for Health Recovery Seeking Family Engagement Specialist

The Institute for Health and Recovery (IHR) is seeking a full-time (40 hours per week) Family Engagement Specialist for the Department of Children and Families (DCF) Substance Abuse Engagement Project. The Family Engagement Specialist will support IHR’s mission to develop a comprehensive continuum of care for individuals, adolescents, and families who are affected by alcohol, tobacco, and other drug use, mental health problems, and violence/trauma. This position is based in Lowell, MA. Continue reading

City of Lowell – Fair Housing – Public Hearing Notice

NOTICE

 

CITY OF LOWELL

NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

CONCERNING FAIR HOUSING

April 12, 2012

6:00 PM

LOWELL SENIOR CENTER

276 BROADWAY ST. Lowell, MA

The City of Lowell, Department of Planning and Development will hold a Public Meeting on Thursday April 12, 2012 at 6:00 PM at the SENIOR CENTER, to discuss fair housing issues. 

Representatives from the Fair Housing Center of Greater Boston will present information about fair housing laws.  Local service providers and members of the housing community will also be in attendance to discuss the services they provide to households who may face housing discrimination. 

All interested persons are encouraged to attend. 

The City will provide interpreters for non-English speaking or hearing-impaired residents upon receiving a request at least four (4) days prior to the scheduled hearing date.

Please contact Allison Lamey at 978-674-4252 for more information. 

Employment Opportunities – City of Lowell

Job Postings

Displayed below is a list of the various opportunities currently available at the City of Lowell. A copy of the City of Lowell’s Employment Application can be obtained by clicking the link at the bottom of the page.

Principal Clerk Full time City Budgeted Assessors 2012-04-05 16:00:00
Seasonal Groundskeeper Full time City Budgeted Parks & Recreation 2012-04-14 16:00:00
Temporary Custodian Part time City Budgeted Waste Water 2012-04-06 16:00:00
Detention Attendant Full time City Budgeted Police 2012-04-11 16:00:00

Qualified individuals may submit a City of Lowell Application with their resume, along with a cover letter, and any required license certifications as follows:

Via email to: Mary Callery via cityjobs@lowellma.gov
Please list the job title in the email subject line.

Via fax to: (978)-446-7102
Via mail to: City Hall Human Relations Office
375 Merrimack Street, Room 19
Lowell, MA 01852
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