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.

Jul 14, 2020
Will be able to perform general duties & routine maintenance tasks.  Must have general knowledge of hand tools and power equipment; advanced skills in carpentry, electrical, plumbing and heating equipment; and be able to read blueprints.  On call rotation is 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. Equal Opportunity employer including veteran and disability
Community Health and Counseling Services Full-Time
Jul 14, 2020
Full Time - Bangor Full Time - Bangor/Dover-Foxcroft Full Time - Lewiston/Auburn Will provide 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. Will determine by assessment of need which 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...
Community Health and Counseling Services Full-Time
Jul 14, 2020
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 Will provide residential services for individuals with mental illness living in one of our adult group homes. Facilities range from 4 to 8 beds. Live-in - Wednesday 7am to Friday 3pm Tuesday to Friday 11am to 9pm with float overnight and weekends as needed 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...
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Full-Time
Jul 14, 2020
Full Time - Caribou/Houlton Full Time - Lewiston/Auburn Full Time - Rockland Will be the core point of contact for foster family engagement in the Resource Parent Care Team Will each work in a designated Office of Child and Family Services (OCFS) District office Monday through Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm . Will initiate and build relationships with foster families and other members of the team, including providers, OCFS staff, and informal/formal supports Will provides support to foster families to ensure stable placement of youth 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,...
Community Health and Counseling Services Full-Time
Jul 14, 2020
Full Time - Ellsworth/Machias Full Time - Rockland Will provide supervision, clinical consultation, education and leadership for other members of the Resource Parent Care Team Will provide clinical services as part of the Resource Parent Care Team within the assigned regions Will provide direct service and clinical oversight as part of foster family treatment teams Will provide initial face-to-face contact with referred foster families to determine the necessary level of services based on foster family 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,...
Community Health and Counseling Services Full-Time
Jul 14, 2020
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. Live-in Friday 7 am to Sunday 3 pm 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. Equal...
Community Health and Counseling Services Ellsworth, ME, USA Full-Time
Jul 14, 2020
Full Time - Bangor Full Time - Houlton Will work as a member of a team of professionals who provide outreach, engagement, case management and service coordination services to adults, who are homeless and have a mental illness or co-occurring mental illness and substance use disorder. These individuals are eligible under the Maine Projects for Assistance in Transition from Homelessness (PATH) Program. Will be responsible for the identification of eligible individuals, assessment of needs, planning, linking to resources, monitoring and evaluation of services and supports needed by homeless individuals. 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...
Community Health and Counseling Services Full-Time
Jul 14, 2020
Will provide safety assessments, brief stabilization counseling, and short-term support to inmates at the Penobscot County Jail. This position will also work closely with psychiatry within the collaborative care model. Must be able to work independently.  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. Equal Opportunity employer including veteran and disability
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Part-Time
Jul 14, 2020
Bangor and Brewer Will monitor and provide therapeutic support in a short-term residential setting for clients who are in psychiatric crisis The service delivered is described in each individual’s crisis stabilization plan. The service is provided to children and adults with varying needs, difficulties, levels of ability and demands in a quick paced environment   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....
Community Health and Counseling Services Full-Time
Jul 14, 2020
Will be responsible for the timely submission of claims to insurance companies for Mental Health (MH), Primary Care (PCP), and Self Pay patients receiving care through CHCS.  l Will  also function as an intermediary between clients and insurance companies. This function requires attention to detail and experience with electronic and paper systems used in billing healthcare services.  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. Equal Opportunity employer including...
Community Health and Counseling Services Full-Time
Jul 14, 2020
Will perform instructional tasks in a special purpose classroom The Stillwater Academy follows the regular school year calendar with summer services through the end of July. The 40-hour weekly schedule is similar to regular school hours. 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. Equal Opportunity employer including veteran and disability
Community Health and Counseling Services Bangor, ME, USA Full-Time
May 01, 2020
Will provide crisis intervention, crisis stabilization counseling and short-term community support to adults 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. Equal Opportunity employer including veteran and disability
Community Health and Counseling Services Brewer, ME, USA Full-Time
Dec 05, 2019
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 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....
Community Health and Counseling Services Skowhegan, ME, USA Full-Time
Nov 04, 2019
Provides an array of services to support adults, such as adult case management, 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 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 employee 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. Equal Opportunity employer including veteran and disability
Community Health and Counseling Services Ellsworth, ME, USA Part-Time
Nov 04, 2019
Machias, Maine CHCS is looking for RNs to work the week-end day shifts Friday, Saturday, and Sunday (approximately 32 hours per week) with full benefits This position does not involve working on call during the evenings .    Will be helping to provide one-on-one care to patients recovering from various medical conditions 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. Equal Opportunity employer including veteran and disability
Community Health and Counseling Services Part-Time