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17 hours ago
he awards, which were given to four luminaries from the field of social service, saw a large number of students turning up to meet the Bachpan Banao Andolan crusader who later gave the keynote address. The award ceremony, which was held in NCPA’s Bhabha ...
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5 hours ago
Leah C.K. Lewis, The Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd andCathleen A. Lewandowski, Ph.D., LSCSW, Cleveland State University School of Social Work, sheds light on the social and ethical implications of Joseph and his brothers. Moderated by Jill ...
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7 hours ago
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8 hours ago
The United Nations refugee agency (UNHCR) welcomed the adoption today of an Asia-Pacific ministerial declaration proclaiming a shared vision of civil registration for all people by 2024.
9 hours ago
Extra £72m a year could cut A&E visits, hospital stays and ambulance callouts, and allow doctors to focus on patient careThe NHS could reduce A&E visits, ambulance callouts and patients’ time in hospital by modestly increasing its spending on GP services, according to new research.Putting[...]
HealthHealth and CareGovernment Policy
10 hours ago
In an unwarranted raid of a Missouri homeschool family's home, police officers used a Taser and pepper spray on parents before social services seized their children and took them into custody. The raid was spurred by an allegation made by social services ...
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11 hours ago
Big rise in number of beds hospitals cannot use for new patients because occupants cannot be discharged
Record numbers of hospital beds are being lost to “bedblocking” just as the NHS is preparing for a potential winter crisis, new official figures show.A total of 96,564 bed days – when [...]
HealthHealth and CareGovernment Policy
12 hours ago
National Highway 29 from Purana Bazaar to 7th Mile, Dimapur was spruced up by the residents giving the highway a fresh look after a mass social work drive was carried out Friday morning. The mass social work was led by EAC Chumukedima, Thungbemo ...
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General Social Work
12 hours ago
Milne sat on all four standing committees and served as Chair of the Social Services and Transportation and Public Safety Committees. He was an active member of many other subcommittees and projects like the Transportation Master Plan and has also ...
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General Social Work
12 hours ago
Court hears Cambridge paedophile Myles Bradbury escaped detection for four years because parents trusted himA children’s doctor who admitted abusing boys in his care escaped detection for more than four years because parents trusted and respected him, a court has heard.Dr Myles Bradbury was remand[...]
ChildrenChildren and ParentingHealth and CareCriminal Justice
12 hours ago
Two days ahead of the Prime Minister's visit to Nagaland, a massive social work initiated by EAC Chumukedima in collaboration with village councils and East Dimapur Business Association (EDBA) was carried out on NH-29 stretch from Purana Bazar to 7th ...
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General Social Work
14 hours ago
Holyrood allowed to vary key parts of housing elements of universal credit but not other elements after DWP interventionProposals for Scotland to have greater independence over billions of pounds worth of benefits were personally vetoed by Iain Duncan Smith in the final stages of cross-party talks.T[...]
Housing and Poverty
14 hours ago
Tests show average pill now has 100mg of active ingredient MDMA, compared with 20-30mg seen a few years ago

Clubbers are being warned about a heightened risk of overdosing on ecstasy, amid evidence that the purity of the drug has increased to potentially dangerous levels.Deaths caused by [...]
16 hours ago
Safety debate re-ignited after one brand was found to contain up to 10 times more formaldehyde than conventional cigarettesJapanese officials will evaluate the possible impact on health of smoking e-cigarettes after researchers found that devices bought in Japan contain up to 10 times more formaldeh[...]
HealthHealth and Care
16 hours ago
nly one in 24 victims report elder abuse to police or a social service agency. Financial exploitation is even worse, with only one in 44 cases of financial abuse reported. "I don't only view this as financial exploitation, I view it as financial rape ...
General Social WorkCriminal Justice
17 hours ago
This year’s Christmas appeal is raising money for nine UK charities in the field of mental healthThis year the Guardian and Observer Christmas appeal is raising money for nine UK charities in the field of mental health. Ranging from larger national outfits to smaller local projects, their work cha[...]
HealthCharitiesCharities and VolunteerismHealth and CareMental Health
17 hours ago
This year, we’re blogging our way through the Guardian and Observer Christmas appeal. Get involved and tell us why mental health matters to you
Every year for the Guardian and Observer Christmas appeal, our writers visit a selection of amazing charities and inspire us with their words to dig de[...]
Children and ParentingCharities and VolunteerismHealth and CareMental Health
17 hours ago
he awards, which were given to four luminaries from the field of social service, saw a large number of students turning up to meet the Bachpan Banao Andolan crusader who later gave the keynote address. The award ceremony, which was held in NCPA’s Bhabha ...
General Social WorkEducation
18 hours ago
he stock was down as much as 13 per cent on Friday after it flagged a fall in earnings, after the Department of Social Services (DSS) changed its mind about assessing income of elderly annuity holders. Its shares closed down 6.4 per cent at $6.35.
General Social WorkGerontology
18 hours ago
sharing system be explored in pilot regions to help migrant workers settle in cities and obtain access to social services.
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18 hours ago
The measure comes in response to a decision in October by Sheriff Paul Van Blarcum to require every person entering the Department of Social Services building at 1051 Development Court to produce identification and undergo a warrant check. In addition ...
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With the issuance of the St. Louis County grand jury decision not to indict Officer Darren Wilson in the shooting death of teenager Michael Brown in Ferguson, MO, the National Association of Social Workers urges reforms that would help end the excessive use of police force. The association also hope[...]
 

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