Position Title: Illinois Coordinator Northern Region Reports to: Executive Director
The Northern Illinois Coordinator of the Supportive Housing Providers Association (SHPA) is the SHPA representative for Northern region of Illinois area networks, planning bodies and collaborations. SHPA plays a significant role in the planning, development, and operations of supportive housing throughout the state of Illinois. SHPA is recognized as the voice of advocacy for supportive housing service funding in the state of Illinois. The Northern Illinois Coordinator assists in rallying SHPA members and supportive housing residents to advocate with their legislators to achieve increases in service funding for existing and new projects every year. The Illinois Coordinator, Northern Region is responsible for technical assistance, member training and support and resident activity and training. This position will also work to preserve and increase supportive housing across Illinois.