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he Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) that has extended health insurance coverage and health services to millions of Americans is at risk.  In the second week of January, Congress passed a budget resolution and began the process to repeal the ACA without any replacement plan.  Presi[...]

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Human Rights Commission calls for system to report, collect, analyse and share data on domestic or family violence deathsAustralia must improve its national data collection on domestic and family violence to identify gaps in services and prevent avoidable deaths, the Human Rights Commission has said[...]
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needs children, as a college counselor, in accounting, as a retail store manager. One aspires to be a police officer. They spoke of pride in representing their ...
Some are college students majoring in social services or theater. Others work with special via Live.com News 
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingEducationCriminal Justice
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I will not collaborate with those who condone violence towards migrants, refugees, or anyone who is disenfranchised through systemic violence including poor white workers,” said Jonathan Singer, a professor of social work at Loyola University Chicag
General Social WorkHousing and PovertyEducationWomens Issues
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CA News reports about the Catholic Church and subjects of interest to the Church in Asia. Through a daily service, UCA News covers lay activities, social work, protests, conflicts and stories on the faith lives of the millions of Catholics in Asia.
General Social Work
13 hours ago
hey provide better planning for a family, help women who may have certain health issues, and certainly takes a burden off of the healthcare and social services industries due to many "unwanted children" being put up for adoption and in foster care.
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingHealth and CareWomens Issues
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t will begin at 10 a.m. and is free to the public. The state has, once again, begun the calendar year without a budget agreement, leaving social service programs and higher education without state support. Pritchard said in a news release that residents ...
General Social WorkEducation
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ocial Services Your Excellency, the social services sector of government in the Volta Region is simply the worst and there is ample evidence borne by statistics from the Ghana Living Standards Survey. Educational outcomes have taken a nosedive.
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingEducation
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cent sales tax to pay for social services linked to those new permanent supportive housing units. It’s unclear whether the number of homeless individuals across the county will continue to rise this year ...
In March, county voters will decide on a quarter via Live.com News 
General Social WorkHousing and Poverty
15 hours ago
Labour-run Haringey council’s plans to transfer £2bn of publicly owned land into a company jointly owned with a developer are incredibly risky and could have a huge impact on the lives of council tenants, the majority of whom, thus far, do not appear to have been consulted about the proposals (Li[...]
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Are you living with a mental health issue? We want to hear your story. Submissions can be in writing, in pictures – or perhaps even in poetryEarlier in January Theresa May announced that she wanted to reduce the stigma surrounding mental health issues. We’d like to understand more about how peop[...]
HealthHealth and CareMental Health
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fter numerous food stamp fraud cases were closed in 2016, the South Carolina Department of Social Services is expected to be paid hundreds of thousands of dollars in restitution. After numerous food stamp fraud cases were closed in 2016, the South ...
General Social Work
21 hours ago
mong its findings were that the business practices of Gayborhood bars resulted in numerous reports of racism and discrimination and that former and current employees at LGBTQ social service agencies have reported patterns of discrimination at those agencies.
General Social Work
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in center in Cleveland last week as a pair of health care navigators made calls to help people sign up for Medicaid. “So far I’ve got a pair of glasses. They’re going to do my teeth ...
She sat in the back of the cafeteria at a social services drop via Live.com News 
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uring that time, sexual assault victims were frozen out of counseling, homeless teens and domestic violence survivors were kicked to the curb, breast cancer screenings were eliminated, and large and formerly stable charities like Lutheran Social Services ...
General Social WorkCharities and VolunteerismHousing and PovertyCriminal Justice
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nyone following the news will note the conclusion of the Historical Abuse Inquiry into children’s homes and social services for those in care by the state. Its findings are without any shadow of a doubt a shocking scar on the local psyche. Some in the ...
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingHealth and CareMental Health
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child policy often lack official documentation and are denied the most basic of social services. They are unable to attend school, lack healthcare and cannot even use the country’s trains.
Children born in violation of the one via Live.com News 
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingEducationHealth and Care
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age residents, causing stress on health care and social services for the elderly. The impact of the new policy won't be felt until those new babies are old enough to join the workforce ...
Today, China faces a rapidly aging population and a shortage of working via Live.com News 
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingHealth and CareGerontology
22 hours ago
merging technology is at almost perpetual odds with the status quo, but U.S. society is coming to realize that dynamic can lead to job losses, unfair treatment of social services and a stain on civic engagement. The power and influence that some tech ...
General Social Work
22 hours ago
fter numerous food stamp fraud cases were closed in 2016, the South Carolina Department of Social Services is expected to be paid hundreds of thousands of dollars in restitution. After numerous food stamp fraud cases were closed in 2016, the South ...
General Social Work
22 hours ago
ocial service advocates said the plans would kick tens of thousands of people off state food stamp programs — and that Walker is pushing the bounds of federal law by proposing new work requirements.
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13 hours ago
National Association of  Social Workers Senior Field Organizer Dina Kastner, MSS, MLSP, helped bring hundreds of NASW members to Washington, D.C. for the Women’s March on Washington on January 21. She decided to write about her experiences: On Saturday, January 21, 2017, millions of women, men an[...]
 

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The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) that has extended health insurance coverage and health services to millions of Americans is at risk.  In the second week of January, Congress passed a budget resolution and began the process to repeal the ACA without any replacement plan.  Presi[...]
 
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The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) withholds its support of the Senate confirmation of Dr. Ben Carson to be the next secretary of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) because he has no discernible qualifications to manage an agency of such magnitude and complexit[...]
 
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Thanks again for joining the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) at the Women’s March on Washington on this Saturday, January 21, 2107. The March begins at 10am Eastern Time and will kick off in front of the U.S. Capitol at Independence Avenue and Third Street, SW. The rally will dispers[...]