Michigan Commission on Services to the Aging
holding public hearing in Alpena to discuss aging services
LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Commission on Services to the Aging (CSA) will hold a public hearing on Friday, Oct. 20 at 1 p.m. to hear from local residents about aging services in the state of Michigan.
The public hearing will be held at the Great Lakes Maritime Heritage Center, 500 W. Fletcher Street in Alpena.
The CSA advises the governor, Michigan Legislature, and the Aging & Adult Services Agency (AASA) on matters relating to policies and programs for older adults in Michigan.
The CSA, a 15 member body appointed by the governor, also reviews and approves grants received by AASA and participates in the development of the state plan and budget, as required by the federal Older Americans Act of 1965, as amended.
Visit the AASA website for more information about the CSA.
Visit the AASA website or Facebook page for more information.
**JOB OPENING – School Success Liaison**
We have a Full-Time opportunity available in Fairview for a School Success Liaison.
The School Success Partnership Program is a prevention program that identifies students at-risk for academic failure. Students are referred to the program by school staff, community agencies and parents with a common goal for the child—SUCCESS!
The School Success Liaison will meet with the parent(s)/guardian, child, teachers, and school administrators to develop and create a plan for student success. These plans address all areas of concern and include intervention strategies for school and home. School Success Liaisons make weekly student contacts and bi-weekly contacts with parent(s)/guardian, teachers and other community resources. The program is designed to link families with resources and coordinate services when needed.
Working 35 hours per week during the school year at the wage of $16.50 per hour.
The position includes the following benefits: Retirement plan, Medical/Rx, Dental, Life & Disability Insurance at no cost for employee, paid lunch hours and holiday, vacation and sick days.
Only applications received through the Career section at www.nemcsa.org will be accepted.
To view complete job description and apply: visit our Career section at www.nemcsa.org. Applications will be accepted through September 28, 2017.