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Specialist-Family Resource

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Specialist-Family Resource - ACEs Grant - Part-time (20 hours per week), Rotating - 184 Court Street - Binghamton,NY

As a part-time Family Resource Specialist you will have the opportunity to help families connect with local resources and organize and participate in community events. If you have a good working knowledge of the Broome County community, its residents and community programs, this position might be a great fit for you! This is a part-time position and the hours will vary depending on the need. You will need to be available to work during evening hours occasionally.


Why Join Ascension?

 Lourdes, based in Binghamton, New York, is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities. The main hospital campus includes medical, surgical and specialty nursing units, an Ambulatory Care Center, Breast Care Center, a Regional Cancer Center and numerous specialty practices. Reaching beyond the main hospital campus, Lourdes has established a network of primary care providers at 12 convenient sites throughout the region; and the Lourdes at Home and Hospice programs which care for patients in their homes and various nursing facilities. Two mobile mammography vans, a dental van and a medical services van deliver health services out into the region, making health care more easily accessible to surrounding communities.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 20 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.

What You Will Do

As a Family Resource Specialist with Lourdes Hospital, you will have the opportunity to serve as a liaison and resource for families in the community.


  • Provides information, support, and serves as a community link to family centered efforts and activities.

  • Identifies and maintains community referral source contacts including community service programs, behavioral health care and education/training opportunities.

  • Establishes partnerships with local agencies and participates in public awareness activities, including community events.

  • Communicates effectively with families and staff to ensure all needs are met.

  • Prepares and distributes informational program materials in the community. Encourages community participation.

  • Assists in organizing community events and participates in the program.

  • Assists in the development of social media campaigns.

What You Will Need


  • Required Credential(s):

    • None Required obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 


  • Diploma: High school diploma or GED required

Work Experience:

  • None required.

  • At least one year of work experience in any field preferred.

  • Basic computer skills required.

  • Knowledge of the community preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. 

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

Job ID: 423967
Category: Social Services
Ministry: Lourdes, NY
Location: Binghamton, NY

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