The Maryland Coalition of Families (MCF) is hiring a Family Peer Support Specialist for the Northeast/Central region, serving Baltimore City, Baltimore County, and Harford County. The Family Peer Support Specialist empowers families caring for youth, adolescents and young adult children with behavioral health needs by providing family-to-family support, education, advocacy, coaching, information, and referral and follow-up to caregivers seeking assistance. This position will be between 28 – 40 hours per week, and reports to the Regional Supervisor for Northeast/Central Maryland.
The Maryland Coalition of Families (MCF) is hiring a full-time Office Assistant to provide broad administrative, logistical and operational support to the organization. This is an excellent position for a highly organized, detail-oriented individual who is interested in gaining wide exposure to the administrative and financial procedures of a nonprofit organization.
The Maryland Coalition of Families for Children’s Mental Health (MCF) is hiring a part-time Youth Engagement Specialist. The Youth Engagement Specialist serves as a leader for youth and young-adult voice in Maryland, and is a member of Taking Flight, MCF’s statewide Youth and Young Adult Council.
Taking Flight is comprised of youth advocates who use their experiences to promote positive change in child-serving system. Members have experience in one or more child-serving systems, including mental health, the Department of Juvenile Services and Department of Social Services. Taking Flight works to empower and support the move from childhood to adulthood. It also works to reduce stigma and encourage youth involvement in improving services for youth and young adults.