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“When working at Fortune, I love giving back what was given to me—a second chance. ”
- Vilma Donovan Executive Assistant
“We all want to help that someone, give somebody hope, and give them a second opportunity. We believe in change.”
- Nancy Lopez Director of Centralized Admissions
“With our doors wide open, we welcome individuals who have hit rock bottom and guide them to thrive as contributing members of society.”
- Jonathan Quishpe Residential Aide Manager

ALL CURRENT OPENINGS

DEPARTMENTS
  • Social Worker
    Date:

    June 15, 2021

    Location:

    Long Island City, NY 11101

    Department:

    Mental Health Treatment

    Position Summary:

    Responsible for providing substance use and mental health counseling to clients with histories of criminal justice involvement. The role will provide counseling services through Fortune’s OASAS-licensed 822 substance use outpatient clinic, and depending on client volume may also include providing services through Fortune’s OMH-licensed Article-31 mental health outpatient clinic. The position may involve some delivery of telehealth services from a home location, and will also involve on-site work at Fortune Society’s Long Island City location.

  • Housing Specialist
    Date:

    June 09, 2021

    Location:

    Harlem, NY

    Department:

    Housing

    Position Summary:

    This individual will be responsible for conducting initial housing screening for new residents entering the Fortune Academy; develop relationships with housing providers; complete housing vouchers including Section 8, NYNYIII, and CityFeps; facilitate housing workshop and financial management groups and carrying a manageable caseload for participants who are part of the housing program.

  • Case Manager
    Date:

    June 09, 2021

    Location:

    Harlem, NY

    Department:

    Housing

    Position Summary:

    The Fortune Academy is designed to assist residents in making the transition from criminal justice history to positive, legitimate and productive lives. The Case Manager is responsible for the day-to-day activities of his/her assigned caseload.  These activities include, but are not limited to: screening, assessing, counseling and linking homeless, formerly incarcerated residents with histories of mental illness, substance use and/or HIV/AIDS to needed permanent housing.

  • Receptionist
    Date:

    June 09, 2021

    Location:

    Long Island City, NY 11101

    Department:

    Admissions

    Position Summary:

    Responsible for greeting guests and informing staff of visitors, logging current clients in and out of system, and having new clients complete paperwork and escorting them to Admissions.

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