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.

Where 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.

Feb 05, 2024  
Full/Part-Time - Bangor, Maine and Dover-Foxcroft, Maine and Skowhegan, Maine We have an exciting opportunity for a clinician to provide clinical oversight as part of individual and or family treatment teams, interviews clients and assess needs, and coordinate with the community. The therapist will participate in the team process to ensure treatment plan development and implementation. The therapist will provide direct services and adjusts interventions while maintaining plan integrity. **CHCS believes in the importance of work-life balance, we offer generous leave time with paid sick & vacation time plus seven paid holidays and five paid float holiday time to our full-time staff and pro-rated time for part-time staff.** 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/careers to apply or contact HR at 922-4600 x6484 to set up an interview....
Community Health and Counseling Services ME, USA Full/Part-Time
Feb 05, 2024  
CHCS is seeking an individual to work in Penobscot County in partnership with law enforcement and other First Responder agencies to provide SUD/OUD community intervention services to prevent and respond to overdose events. The O verdose P revention T hrough I ntensive O utreach, N aloxone and S afety (OPTIONS) Liaison will provide brief intervention, follow-up support, engagement, education, and linkage to other community resources.  This position will traditionally be Monday through Friday. This 2-year grant is funded by the Maine Department of Health and Human Service’s. This grant is designed to work in partnership with law enforcement and other first responder agencies in Penobscot County to provide SUD/OUD community intervention services to prevent and respond to overdose events. CHCS believes in the importance of work-life balance, we offer generous leave time with paid sick & vacation time plus seven paid holidays and five paid float...
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Full/Part-Time
Feb 05, 2024  
We are growing and expanding our Psychiatry program and looking to hire both Psychiatrists and APRN/PMHs. Come join our team of mental health professionals and help CHCS provide a much-needed service to the Bangor community. This role will be responsible to provide direct care psychiatric evaluations and do follow-up treatment and psychotherapy. Will provide clinical consultation for Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC) services and provide emergent psychiatric intervention support to clients including determining diagnoses, prescribing, and monitoring medications. We offer competitive salary and generous leave time to support a work-life balance. CHCS believes in the importance of work-life balance, we offer generous leave time with paid sick & vacation time plus seven paid holidays and five paid float holiday time to our full-time staff and pro-rated time for part-time staff. All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment...
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Full/Part-Time
Feb 05, 2024  
This position will administer the Bridging Rental Assistance Program (BRAP) and Shelter Plus Care (SPC) Program Housing Quality Standard Inspections for Aroostook, Hancock, Penobscot, Piscataquis, and Washington Counties. This role may require the ability to communicate and collaborate with local landlords as well as members of the team.  Candidate with complete move-in and move-out inspections, as well as annual inspections and process security deposit claims. This position will need to be able to maneuver steep steps and small areas.  CHCS believes in the importance of work-life balance, we offer generous leave time with paid sick & vacation time plus seven paid holidays and five paid float holiday time to our full-time staff and pro-rated time for part-time staff. All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at https://www.chcs-me.org/careers to...
Community Health and Counseling Services ME, USA Full-Time
Feb 05, 2024  
Full Time/ Part-Time - Bangor Do you have an interest or passion to help others and would like to help others find fun and joy in their lives. If you do than come join our team as a RSW and work in one of our adult group homes. A Residential Support Worker (RSW) provides residential services for individuals with mental illness living in one of our adult group homes. Facilities range from 4 to 8 beds. Whether you are looking to supplement your current income or are in college and looking to gain experience through week-end and/or evening work, CHCS may be able to help you. Schedule: Day, Night, Overnight and Weekend Hours available **CHCS believes in the importance of work-life balance, we offer generous leave time with paid sick & vacation time plus seven paid holidays and five paid float holiday time to our full-time staff and pro-rated time for part-time staff.** All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered...
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Full/Part-Time
Feb 05, 2024  
$65,000 yearly
State Wide, Maine - Partially remote ** PARTIALLY REMOTE*** Are you ready for a change from the stress of high productivity expectations and large caseloads? Are you looking for a position with low documentation expectations that still delivers high-quality support? Are you drawn to partially remote work? If so, we would love for you to join our dynamic, collaborative team known as the Resource Parent Care Team (RPCT)! We are seeking multiple engaging, creative, and flexible candidates for the RPCT clinician position throughout multiple areas of the State. The RPCT clinician will provide clinical services to resource families (foster, kinship and adoptive) within an assigned area of the State. Will provide direct service to resource families including but not limited to: education related to trauma, attachment, grief and loss, behavior management techniques, mental health diagnoses, and general education about the child welfare system. Will also provide ongoing...
Community Health and Counseling Services Hybrid (ME, USA) Full-Time
Feb 05, 2024  
CHCS is looking for an SLP to help provide Home Health Services to the Hancock and Washington County areas. Will provide speech and audiology services in clients’ homes, schools, and residential facilities. **CHCS believes in the importance of work-life balance, we offer generous leave time with paid sick & vacation time plus seven paid holidays and five paid float holiday time to our full-time staff and pro-rated time for part-time staff.** 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/careers to apply or contact HR at 922-4600 x6484 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/expression, national origin, disability, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other...
Community Health and Counseling Services Machias, ME, USA Full/Part-Time
Feb 05, 2024  
8 Full Time positions available - York County - Cumberland, Sagadhoc Counties - Androscoggin, Oxford, Franklin Counties - Lincoln, Knox, Waldo Counties - Kennebec, Somerset Counties - Penobscot, Piscataquis Counties - Washington, Hancock Counties - Aroostook County CHCS in partnership with the Maine Department of Health and Human Services Office of Child & Families Services (ME OCFS) are seeking Substance Use Disorder professionals to serve as Consultants within the ME OCFS offices statewide to provide substance use assessments, treatment recommendations, and referrals to individuals and families involved in the child welfare system.  Consultants will also offer training and consultation services to ME OCFS on topics related to substance use disorder and treatment.  SUD consultants will be located within OCFS district offices but will be employed by and clinically supervised through CHCS.   CHCS believes in the importance...
Community Health and Counseling Services ME, USA Full-Time
Feb 05, 2024  
The dietician is a registered professional who provides direct and indirect quality client dietary educational services based on the current standards of practice. This education is delivered on a visiting and intermittent basis in the home environment or consultatively in the hospital environment. **CHCS believes in the importance of work-life balance, we offer generous leave time with paid sick & vacation time plus seven paid holidays and five paid float holiday time to our full-time staff and pro-rated time for part-time staff.** 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/careers to apply or contact HR at 922-4600 x6484 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/expression, national origin,...
Community Health and Counseling Services Machias, ME, USA Part-Time
Feb 05, 2024  
The Youth and Family Navigator will provide education, support, and guidance to youth and their families, as well as community resources in an effort to reduce the rate of death by suicide in Penobscot County in partnership with AMHC. The Navigator will assist in a system-wide community effort to identify high-risk youth, respond to the youth within 48 hours, or less and attend to their immediate needs. The goal is to respond to the youth at-risk by improving coping and community response that will attend to the emotional, behavioral, and physical health needs of the adolescent. Relevant work experience is defined as work experience relevant to the provision of services to youth and families. **CHCS believes in the importance of work-life balance, we offer generous leave time with paid sick & vacation time plus seven paid holidays and five paid float holiday time to our full-time staff and pro-rated time for part-time staff.** All interested candidates must...
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Part-Time
Feb 05, 2024  
Will be able to perform general duties and routine maintenance tasks.  On call rotation is required. **CHCS believes in the importance of work-life balance, we offer generous leave time with paid sick & vacation time plus seven paid holidays and five paid float holiday time to our full-time staff and pro-rated time for part-time staff.** All interested candidates must complete an on-line employment application to be considered for employment at CHCS. Please visit our website at https://www.chcs-me.org/careers to apply or contact HR at 922-4600 x6484 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/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, pay transparency, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state or local law in admission or access to, or treatment or...
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Full-Time
Feb 05, 2024  
Full Time - Augusta, Maine and Bangor, Maine and Skowhegan, Maine Will function 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). Will work with children, families, foster families, birth families, and outside providers in a manner appropriate to the 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. Will require a flexible schedule, have an active Maine...
Community Health and Counseling Services ME, USA Full-Time
Feb 05, 2024  
Will work as part of a family treatment team; interviews clients and assesses needs; coordinates with community services; teaches daily life skills, provides supportive counseling, crisis intervention, verbal de-escalation, or physical intervention. Must have a flexible schedule. Must be able to provide safe client transportation with an active Maine driver’s license. Must be able to understand dynamics of children with behavioral and emotional challenges. Must be able to write routine reports. **CHCS believes in the importance of work-life balance, we offer generous leave time with paid sick & vacation time plus seven paid holidays and five paid float holiday time to our full-time staff and pro-rated time for part-time staff.** 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/careers to apply or contact HR at 922-4600 x6484 to set up an...
Community Health and Counseling Services Augusta, ME, USA Full-Time
Feb 05, 2024  
Will monitor and provide therapeutic support in a short-term residential setting for clients who are in psychiatric crisis. Service delivered is described in each individual’s crisis stabilization plan. Service is provided to both adults and children with varying needs, difficulties, levels of ability and demands in a quick paced environment. **CHCS believes in the importance of work-life balance, we offer generous leave time with paid sick & vacation time plus seven paid holidays and five paid float holiday time to our full-time staff and pro-rated time for part-time staff.** 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/careers to apply or contact HR at 922-4600 x6484 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...
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Full-Time
Feb 05, 2024  
The Crisis Residential Specialist will monitor and provide therapeutic support in a short-term residential setting for clients who are in psychiatric crisis. Service delivered is described in each individual’s crisis stabilization plan. Service is provided to children with varying needs, difficulties, levels of ability and demands in a quick paced environment. **CHCS believes in the importance of work-life balance, we offer generous leave time with paid sick & vacation time plus seven paid holidays and five paid float holiday time to our full-time staff and pro-rated time for part-time staff.** 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/careers to apply or contact HR at 922-4600 x6484 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,...
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Full-Time