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11 hours ago
AUSTRALIA (CBS) - Hearts which have died, are now giving new life to transplant patients. Michelle Gribilas and Jan Damon are the world's first to have received hearts which had stopped beating.More >>. AUSTRALIA (CBS) - Hearts which have died, are ...
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General Social WorkHealth and Care
13 hours ago
arthelmes, with 40 years of law enforcement experience, said the ongoing communication and cooperation between health care professionals, law enforcement, education and social services providers was unheard of 10 years ago. "These coordinated strategies ...
General Social WorkEducationHealth and Care
13 hours ago
he glare of the abuse scandal will soon start to shift from Rotherham towards other neighbouring cities that probably have had a similar problem, where a year from now cities such as Sheffield may have replaced Rotherham in the social services child abuse ...
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingCriminal Justice
13 hours ago
he teenager also reportedly told a social services worker in September that she had been having a sexual relationship with the suspect and was pregnant. According to Houston police investigators, the younger child's mother and father live out of state and ...
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingCriminal Justice
14 hours ago
ut we heard much less about another report out this month – the Australian Council of Social Service's (ACOSS) annual estimate of the poverty rate. That report told a more troubling story about the economic dynamics in the state and especially Sydney.
General Social WorkHousing and Poverty
16 hours ago
Clark County Department of Family Services is “unaware of any data or research that indicates individuals with social work or criminal justice degrees provide better services for children and families.” That was a response from county officials to a recommendation from leaders with the ... Other[...]
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General Social WorkChildren and ParentingEducationHealth and CareCriminal Justice
16 hours ago
IOWA CITY — A group of University of Iowa social work students are ready to feed the homeless. The college kids spent a few hours at their professor's home, Friday night, putting together more than 330 lunch bags, which they'll hand out in Iowa City. “A lot of ...
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General Social WorkHousing and PovertyEducation
17 hours ago
Peter A. Kindle, a USD Social Work assistant professor, was recently elected to the board of the Association for Baccalaureate Program Directors. “They have two non-director members on the board and I was one of those selected this fall,” Kindle said.
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General Social Work
17 hours ago
ut her national profile has diminished over her first term as Governor. She's suffered a series of failures, ranging from a Department of Social Services scandal to leaked tax details. Persistent ugly and unsubstantiated rumors continue to plague Haley ...
General Social Work
20 hours ago
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General Social Work
21 hours ago
income families in the community, Head Start is operated by TUSD and licensed by the California Department of Social Services. The program offers both morning and afternoon preschool classes to meet the needs of families and ...
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General Social WorkEducation
21 hours ago
oundation dancers include board Chairman Glenn Decker, a former Ulster County Commissioner of Social Services, and board member Robert Tonner, chief executive officer of Kingston’s Tonner Doll Co. Tonner saw the Kingston High “Young Frankenstein ...
General Social Work
21 hours ago
I liked the people, but the job just wasn’t for me,” she said. “I have always wanted to do social work, but I dropped out of college. “So I questioned what I was actually able to do. “The University of Sunderland looked at my experienc
General Social WorkEducation
21 hours ago
They do everything from municipal emergency management planning to emergency social services …” Depending on the type of emergency, a state of emergency may be declared by the disaster services committee. Emergencies are classified into three ...
General Social Work
22 hours ago
ohnson voted against social services funding that in the past has supported early childhood education, food distribution for hungry families and programs that help domestic violence victims. Our families need this help more than ever. New Mexico’s ...
General Social WorkEducation
23 hours ago
Islington consults on licensing scheme for area bedevilled by flats deemed too tiny and dirty for human habitationA north London council that is home to two streets described by a councillor as the frontier of the wild west of the rental market is to crack down on flats deemed too tiny or dirty for [...]
Housing
23 hours ago
Volunteers are providing healthy meals for children from low-income families outside term time. Why isnt the government?A year ago, single mother Aida Voskian, 51, was suffering from depression brought on by suffocating personal debts: You worried whether you could switch the heating on because you [...]
ChildrenPovertyCharitiesHealthEducationChildren and ParentingCharities and Volunte
23 hours ago
hese guys aren't bad by nature; they have good qualities. Salman for instance has done a lot of good, a lot of social work. I suppose bad boys have certain loveable qualities about them. Maybe it compensates in a way. If your good side is equally good ...
General Social WorkWomens Issues

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2 days ago
By Paul R. Pace, News staff NASW Social Work Pioneer® Elaine Brody, who died on July 9 at age 91, is being remembered as one of the first social work practitioners to simultaneously conduct research of clients. Her efforts helped launch the specialization of aging studies. Brody’s research at the[...]
 

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3 days ago
Borderline Personality Disorder (BPD) has consistently been found to be the most common of all personality disorders, with estimates ranging from 1 percent to 2 percent of the general population, and some researchers have suggested that BPD rate can be as high as 6 percent. BPD is a mental health co[...]
 
4 days ago
By Paul R. Pace, News staff The NASW Political Action for Candidate Election board of trustees has been reviewing and endorsing federal candidates for the Nov. 4 midterm elections. All 435 seats in the U.S. House of Representatives and 34 of the 100 seats in the U.S. Senate will be contested. As a p[...]
 
5 days ago
It has been more than two months since a policeman in Ferguson, MO, shot and killed unarmed African American teenager Michael Brown, sparking protests in that city and around the nation. Despite the tragedy the National Association of Social Workers and other organizations see the incident as opport[...]
 
1 week ago
By Paul R. Pace, News staff Social workers can aid millions of Americans in signing up for health care coverage as the next open enrollment period for the Health Insurance Marketplace, under the Affordable Care Act, takes place Nov. 15 to Feb. 15, 2015. NASW and other social work organizations are p[...]
 
1 week ago
Dear Colleagues: On Thursday the National Association of Social Workers (NASW)  joined a small group of key leaders— 16 national organizations—at the White House to discuss Affordable Care Act (ACA) implementation with Obama Administration officials. The agenda for the meeting included the over[...]