Execute effective support strategies that include regular communication with Housing Specialist/Coaches, daily observations, and advisement regarding budgeting, parenting, and community awareness to ensure the ultimate goal of obtaining safe, decent, and affordable housing.
Drive client progress by guiding clients by executing conflict resolution skills, strong problem solving skills, and a genuine desire to help and assist while proactively interceding when necessary to sustain forward momentum with all clients.
Identify specific barriers existing in the household with the intent to integrate effective tactics, solutions, and develop uniform practices over time that build on success and foster consistent delivery of service.
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COTS assists families and individuals in reaching their housing, economic, health, education and career goals as they strive to overcome homelessness and break the cycle of poverty for themselves, their next generation and beyond.
COTS was established in 1982 to serve the most vulnerable members of the Detroit community. Starting with an emergency shelter to address Detroit's growing homelessness crisis, COTS today offers a continuum of services including: