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Interested in joining the Harbor House team? Explore the open positions below to see which fits your unique skills.

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Full-time; Kankakee primarily, Watseka occasionally

The legal advocate provides emotional support and crisis intervention services to survivors of domestic violence in primarily the court setting. They coordinate functions within the organization to assist and provide support to individuals and families of domestic violence who are involved with legal issues. They also conduct trainings and systems advocacy with parties like law enforcement officers, State’s Attorneys’ Offices, first responders, healthcare groups, and more. Bilingual and/or bi-cultural candidates are encouraged to apply.

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Full-time; Kankakee primarily, Watseka occasionally

The counselor provides counseling and crisis intervention services to survivors of domestic violence in individual and group settings. The ideal candidate has professional experience with trauma, ACEs, cultural competency, healthy coping strategies, and creative clinical approaches to adapt to the needs of individual clients. Bilingual and/or bi-cultural candidates are encouraged to apply.

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Volunteer; Kankakee

Supports survivors of domestic violence through hotline calls, observing sessions, client contact, assisting at outreach events and more. Must commit a minimum of 450 hours to the program.

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Volunteer; Kankakee

Work closely with the Executive Director and Business Manager handling a variety of daily business tasks and various projects depending on current needs and intern’s program requirements. Must complete a minimum of 50 hours.

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Part-time (~10 hours/week); Kankakee, primarily; Watseka, occasionally

Ensure buildings, grounds and vehicles operate at their best through regular inspections, performing any basic repairs or preventative maintenance when required, and assisting with collecting quotes, if necessary.

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