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                        ADVOCACY SPECIALIST

DRW is seeking an Advocacy Specialist to provide direct client
advocacy and representation to individuals with disabilities and their
families on a variety of disability-related issues in our Madison office.  


Position will include working with victim/survivors of crime.  Other
duties include: administrative tasks related to case maintenance and
reporting, outreach, information and referral, systems advocacy and
training.  Bachelor’s Degree in related field or equivalent experience;
excellent written and verbal communication skills; direct experience
with people with mental illness and other disabilities, or with
victim/survivors of crime; working knowledge of state and county
mental health programs, services and delivery system; medical or
clinical knowledge sufficient to aid in critical review of client treatment
and facility mental health records; and familiarity with Special
Education and Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, and state
laws pertaining to victim rights, restraining orders, and divorce.


EEO/AA employer committed to a diverse workforce. Excellent salary
and benefits package.  Please submit cover letter and resume to
HR@drwi.org by 5 pm June 19, 2017.  For detailed application
instructions, go to
www.drwi.org.