Community Health and Counseling Services

For 135 years, CHCS has developed its reputation as a highly valued provider of community home health and behavioral health services throughout Central, Eastern, and Northern Maine. You could be part of our commitment and vision.

Community Health and Counseling Services is a non-profit organization that was established in 1883. We offer behavioral health, crisis, home health and hospice services for children & adults through Maine communities.

One of the few combined home health and behavioral health care agencies in the United States, Community Health and Counseling Services combines mutually supportive programs and collaborative relationships with other health care providers to serve both the physical and psychological aspects of an individual’s well-being.

These services are offered in homes, schools, and the area offices of CHCS in central, eastern and northern Maine. The size of the CHCS service area in Maine covers over 22,000 square miles. That’s the combined size of New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and Connecticut.

Through a continuum of care and support, Community Health and Counseling Services touches the lives of thousands of people each year, providing needed services to people and their families in their community in a cost-effective way.

Were else could you be given the opportunity to focus on a new career path without ever leaving the comfort that Community Health and Counseling Services offers. Career advancement possibilities are endless throughout our 23 facilities.

Nov 12, 2018
The Resource Parent Care Team Clinical Supervisor will provide supervision, clinical consultation, education and leadership for other members of the Resource Parent Care Team. This position provides clinical services as part of the Resource Parent Care Team within the assigned regions. Provides direct service and clinical oversight as part of foster family treatment teams. Provides initial face-to-face contact with referred foster families to determine the necessary level of services based on foster family needs.  
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Full-Time
Nov 12, 2018
The Program Supervisor provides oversight for staffing and operations and ensures that the ACT program functions according to regulations and Agency policies. The Supervisor is directly responsible for coordinating clinical services, determining program capacity and staffing assignments and ensuring that the quality and efficiency of services meet department and agency standards.
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Full-Time
Nov 12, 2018
The person in this position utilizes knowledge of PCs, handheld devices, associated peripherals, iSeries user connectivity, networking, phones, and software applications to provide front line troubleshooting, technical assistance, training, and support to users of Agency IT and telecommunication systems. Assists with the production, compilation, and distribution of reports and technical documentation.
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Full-Time
Nov 02, 2018
Manager of Rehabilitation Services is responsible for directing overall functions of therapy services throughout the Agency with purpose of supporting the mission; including but not limited to all skilled therapy staff including Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech Therapists, Physical Therapy Assistants, Occupational Therapy Assistants and other appropriate clinical or administrative positions as designated by COO. Coordinate and supervise operations of the program; provide direct skilled service under professional licensure; and maintain performance improvement activities within the program. Assure competency of all staff members; collaborate/support rehabilitation budget, evaluate program performance, provide clinical advisement and supervision. Maintain efficient and effective operation while requiring compliance with all state, federal and local regulatory laws, standards and protocols. Must be licensed PT, OT, or SLP in the State of Maine and have a minimum of five years clinical experience in rehabilitative services and two or more years of supervisory experience preferred. Must hold a current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification or must be obtained within 30 days of hire. Must possess a valid Maine driver’s license and a reliable means of transportation with a minimum of $100,000/$300,000 auto liability insurance. All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at www.chcs-me.org to apply or contact HR at 922-4625 to set up an interview. CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. EOE and Service Provider Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Full-Time
Oct 23, 2018
The Resource Parent Care Team Specialist provides an array of services to support youth foster families engaged in the Resource Parent Care Team. The goal of the program is to assist youth and foster families in obtaining the support and skills they need to improve youth level of functioning and stability of placement. The role of a Resource Parent Care Team Specialist in the Resource Parent Care Team will be determined by assessment of need and will be individualized for each youth and family. All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at www.chcs-me.org to apply or contact HR at 922-4625 to set up an interview. CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. EOE and Service Provider Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Community Health and Counseling Services Auburn, ME, USA Full-Time
Oct 23, 2018
The Resource Parent Care Team Specialist provides an array of services to support youth foster families engaged in the Resource Parent Care Team. The goal of the program is to assist youth and foster families in obtaining the support and skills they need to improve youth level of functioning and stability of placement. The role of a Resource Parent Care Team Specialist in the Resource Parent Care Team will be determined by assessment of need and will be individualized for each youth and family. All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at www.chcs-me.org to apply or contact HR at 922-4625 to set up an interview. CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. EOE and Service Provider Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Community Health and Counseling Services Lewiston, ME, USA Full-Time
Oct 23, 2018
The Residential Program Supervisor is responsible for the coordination and implementation of the Residential Group Home goals and is responsible for coordinating care provided to the residents at the Adult Group Home. The Residential Program Supervisor holds responsibility for appropriate staffing, upkeep of the physical location, and fiscal management of the program. The Supervisor represents the program/Agency in communications with referral sources and the community.   All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at www.chcs-me.org to apply or contact HR at 922-4625 to set up an interview. CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. EOE and Service Provider Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Full-Time
Oct 23, 2018
Works as part of a family treatment team; interviews clients & assesses needs; coordinates with community services; teaches daily life skills, provides supportive counseling, crisis intervention, verbal de-escalation, or physical intervention. Float position is Bangor and Ellsworth with Bangor as home base. All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at www.chcs-me.org to apply or contact HR at 922-4625 to set up an interview. CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. EOE and Service Provider Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor and Ellsworth, ME Full-Time
Oct 23, 2018
Works as part of a family treatment team; interviews clients & assesses needs; coordinates with community services; teaches daily life skills, provides supportive counseling, crisis intervention, verbal de-escalation, or physical intervention. All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at www.chcs-me.org to apply or contact HR at 922-4625 to set up an interview. CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. EOE and Service Provider Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Community Health and Counseling Services Augusta, ME, USA Full-Time
Oct 23, 2018
This position functions within the team of providers in the Treatment Foster Care Program or in community-based programs as a Behavioral Health Professional (BHP) or a Targeted Case Manager (TCM).   This position works with children, families, foster families, birth families, and outside providers in a manner appropriate to the particular service being delivered. The goal of these services is to assist individuals in obtaining the support and skills they need to improve their level of functioning within their homes and communities.  Services are provided within the framework of the clinical model that works from the client’s theory of change and emphasizes the values of fairness, understanding, caring, respect, and feedback about the quality of services. The services are delivered in a variety of home, office, and community-based settings, depending on the client’s needs.   All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at www.chcs-me.org to apply or contact HR at 922-4625 to set up an interview. CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. EOE and Service Provider Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Full-Time
Oct 23, 2018
This position functions within the team of providers in the Treatment Foster Care Program or in community-based programs as a Behavioral Health Professional (BHP) or a Targeted Case Manager (TCM).   This position works with children, families, foster families, birth families, and outside providers in a manner appropriate to the particular service being delivered. The goal of these services is to assist individuals in obtaining the support and skills they need to improve their level of functioning within their homes and communities.  Services are provided within the framework of the clinical model that works from the client’s theory of change and emphasizes the values of fairness, understanding, caring, respect, and feedback about the quality of services. The services are delivered in a variety of home, office, and community-based settings, depending on the client’s needs.  All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at www.chcs-me.org to apply or contact HR at 922-4625 to set up an interview. CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. EOE and Service Provider Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled  
Community Health and Counseling Services Skowhegan, ME, USA Full-Time
Oct 23, 2018
The Community Support Worker (CSW) provides an array of services to support adults, children and families, such as adult and child case management, skill building, service coordination and referral, and supportive counseling. The services are delivered in a variety of home, office, community-based, depending on the client’s needs, including the Behavioral Health Home model. Float position is Dover-Foxcroft and Skowhegan with home base in Dover-Foxcroft. All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at www.chcs-me.org to apply or contact HR at 922-4625 to set up an interview. CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. EOE and Service Provider Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Community Health and Counseling Services Dover Foxcroft and Skowhegan, Maine Full-Time
Oct 23, 2018
The Community Support Worker (CSW) provides an array of services to support adults, children and families, such as adult and child case management, skill building, service coordination and referral, and supportive counseling. The services are delivered in a variety of home, office, community-based, depending on the client’s needs, including the Behavioral Health Home model. All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at www.chcs-me.org to apply or contact HR at 922-4625 to set up an interview. CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. EOE and Service Provider Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Community Health and Counseling Services Lincoln, ME Full-Time
Oct 23, 2018
Will provide crisis intervention, crisis stabilization counseling and short-term community support to Adults, children, adolescents and their families at the Crisis Stabilization Unit. All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at www.chcs-me.org to apply or contact HR at 922-4625 to set up an interview. CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. EOE and Service Provider Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Full-Time
Oct 23, 2018
Provides both personal care to patients and environmental assistance to families under the supervision of the delegated primary nurse, thus allowing as far as possible, for the continuance of the necessary normal family activities within the patient's home. May be assigned to provide block time home health/hospice aide services for a hospice patient. $1,000 sign-on bonus for new CNAs hired.  $500 at time of hire and $500 after completing 6 month probationary period.  
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Full/Part-Time
Oct 23, 2018
Provides both personal care to patients and environmental assistance to families under the supervision of the delegated primary nurse, thus allowing as far as possible, for the continuance of the necessary normal family activities within the patient's home. May be assigned to provide block time home health/hospice aide services for a hospice patient. $1,000 sign-on bonus for new CNAs hired.  $500 at time of hire and $500 after completing 6 month probationary period.   All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at www.chcs-me.org to apply or contact HR at 922-4625 to set up an interview. CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. EOE and Service Provider Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Community Health and Counseling Services Dover-Foxcroft, ME, USA Full/Part-Time
Oct 23, 2018
CHCS Health Services programs have continued grow and expand. Become part of our team, delivering home health and hospice care to people in the community. Provide individualized care to patients recovering from various medical conditions and needing end of life care. Newly licensed RNs are welcome to apply; CHCS is offering you the opportunity to obtain acute care experience as you begin your nursing career All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at www.chcs-me.org to apply or contact HR at 922-4625 to set up an interview. CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. EOE and Service Provider Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Community Health and Counseling Services Dover-Foxcroft, ME, USA Full/Part-Time
Oct 12, 2018
This position is the core point of contact for adoptive families throughout the state who are seeking help. This Resource Parent Care Team Liaison will  work in the Office of Child and Family Services (OCFS) Central  office in Augusta  Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm.  This person will initiate and build relationships with adoptive families and other members of the team, including providers, OCFS staff, and informal/formal supports.  Will provide support to adoptive families to ensure stable placement of youth who were previously in foster care.  All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at www.chcs-me.org to apply or contact HR at 922-4625 to set up an interview. CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. EOE and Service Provider Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Community Health and Counseling Services Augusta, ME, USA Full-Time
Oct 01, 2018
CHCS is looking for a Registered Dietitian to work limited hours within our service areas (Washington, Hancock, Penobscot and Piscataquis counties) helping to meet the needs of hospice patients. You will be providing direct and indirect quality client dietary educational services based on the current standards of practice. Such education is delivered on a visiting and intermittent basis in the home environment or consultatively in the hospital environment. You will also be responsible for the screening, assessment, and the education of patients and the documentation of nutritional problems, intervention plans, and measurable goals for patients. Will also be responsible for developing educational tools that conform to needed medical nutritional therapies, and training other staff members in nutrition intervention and nutrition education strategies. Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Nutrition, Dietetics or other service related field; be an ADA Registered Dietitian, and have at least two years of clinical experience within the past four years. Assumes responsibility for continuing education to maintain knowledge. A current State of Maine driver’s license and a reliable means of transportation is also required. All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at www.chcs-me.org to apply or contact HR at 922-4625 to set up an interview. CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. EOE and Service Provider Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Part-Time
Sep 26, 2018
The Nurse Care Manager will work in the behavioral health setting to provide routine nursing care services, screening and assessment, client and staff education, and will support clients in connecting to other services as necessary to meet their medical needs. The Nurse Care Manager may be assigned to a specific program as needed; in all instances, the Nurse Care Manager will be part of a multi-disciplinary team. All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at www.chcs-me.org to apply or contact HR at 922-4625 to set up an interview. CHCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law. EOE and Service Provider Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
Community Health and Counseling Services Ellsworth, ME, USA Part-Time