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57 minutes ago
According to the Delaware Department of Health and Social Services (DHSS), there have been two new cases of children suffering from an unknown respiratory illness since Sept. 11. The children were from New Castle County and have already been treated ...
Middletown Transcript via Google News 
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingHealth and Care
3 hours ago
In this May 11, 2011, file photo, Regina Cruz, left, holds Michaela Meno as nurse aide Leonora Estores applies fluoride varnish treatment at the Department of Public Health and Social Services Southern Region Community Health Center. Pacific Daily News ...
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General Social WorkHealth and Care
3 hours ago
A judge today ordered the Erie County Department of Social Services to give her the behavioral and disciplinary records of Jean Sanchez, the 13-year-old murder defendant being held at the East Ferry Detention Center in the May 2 fatal attack on another ...
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General Social WorkCriminal Justice
4 hours ago
Thousands of children under the age of five are at risk of dying from malnutrition in South Sudan and 1.5 million people will be in crisis and emergency food insecurity levels from September through December, warned the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) today.
Children and Parenting
5 hours ago
A Minnesota nonprofit could be required to repay $870,000 in taxpayer funds after a state audit found that its leaders spent government money on personal or questionable expenses, including bonuses, trips to resorts, and a car loan for the charity's top ...
philanthropy.com via Google News 
General Social WorkCharities and Volunteerism
5 hours ago
This ideal of a “Mawrter” is near and dear to my heart, especially as it applies to myself and my fellow graduate students at the School of Social Work. President Cassidy's warmth, acceptance of everyone, nonjudgmental attitude, and embracing of Bryn Mawr's ...
Inside Bryn Mawr via Google News 
General Social WorkEducation
6 hours ago
Minnesota's central social service agency will conduct random screenings of child-protection decisions made by county officials under measures ordered Monday by Gov. Mark Dayton in response to the death of a repeatedly abused child. In addition, a new ...
Crookston Daily Times via Google News 
General Social WorkChildren and Parenting
8 hours ago
Disabled people's rights are under threat from the government. Labour's new affiliate group must challenge this it's no time for timidityIf one wider image has been left from the Scottish independence campaign, it is an electorate that emerged engaged, passionate, and with faith in politics as a fo[...]
Disabilities
9 hours ago
Spending cuts are determining the objectives and nature of outsourcing deals including reductions in pay and staff benefits. But there is another wayThe debate about outsourcing public services often generates more heat than light. Arguments rage between those who see it offering more bang for the [...]
Housing and Poverty
9 hours ago
Guardian event hears shadow health secretary call for a single health and social care service to support the ageing population How can older peoples skills be valued after lifes rush hour? More on the Guardians Ageing Population project
Housing, charities and community services must[...]
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9 hours ago
Helen Edwards left a career in frontline social work and charity management for a job on Whitehall; now she's the DCLG's deputy permanent secretary. ... As the deputy permanent secretary and director general for localism at the Department for Communities and Local Government – the remit of[...]
Civil Service World via Google News 
General Social WorkCharities and VolunteerismHousing and PovertyHealth and Care
11 hours ago
Centres for Disease Control and Prevention says epidemics impact would have been less if west had invested earlierDeveloped countries were not properly prepared for the outbreak of ebola in west Africa, the American agency leading the fight against the deadly disease has said.The Centres for Disease[...]
Health and Care
11 hours ago
Labor says his claim that Kiwis applying for benefits have to wait one month before they can get welfare is untrueThe social services minister, Kevin Andrews, is standing his ground over accusations that he fabricated facts about New Zealands welfare system.
Labor says the ministers claims that[...]
11 hours ago
Australia's Social Services Minister Kevin Andrews is standing his ground over accusations he fabricated facts about New Zealand's welfare system. Australia's Labor opposition says the minister's claims that Kiwis applying for benefits have to wait one month ...
TVNZ via Google News 
General Social Work
13 hours ago
Health spokeswoman says patient, believed to be a woman, was being treated for another illnessA patient has been released from quarantine at a Perth hospital after being cleared of having the ebola virus.
A spokeswoman for the North Metropolitan Health Service confirmed the patient was no longe[...]
Health and Care
13 hours ago
Labour fringe meeting hears that lack of data means the limited funds for tackling the practice in the UK are vulnerableServices aimed at eradicating female genital mutilation in the UK are at risk of cuts because there is insufficient data available to analyse the problem, campaigners have told po[...]
HealthWomen
14 hours ago
incinnati police said the 15 people living at the camp on West Fifth Street were connected with social service programs and had found stable housing. "The youth, as well as the chronically homeless, of this city matter to us, and we are committed to ...
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingCharities and VolunteerismHousing and PovertyCriminal Justice
14 hours ago
he served as a founding board member and vice president of the Association of Concerned Christians for Emerging Social Services and has worked as a realtor for more than 30 years.
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingDisabilities
14 hours ago
he said: “I retired in 2010 from South Tyneside social services and I’d always said I’d have a greyhound when I retired. “I watched greyhound racing on the telly, not knowing what I know now about what happens to them after they finish racing.
General Social Work
15 hours ago
ed Roelofs worked for the Grand Rapids Press for 30 years, where he covered everything from politics to social services to military affairs. He has earned numerous awards, including for work in Albania during the 1999 Kosovo refugee crisis.
General Social Work
15 hours ago
Social assistance and the social service system are regulated by the Law on State Social Benefits and Law on Social Services and Social Assistance. The Latvian pension system is divided into three pillars: the first is a notional defined-contribution (DC) ...
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By Rena Malai, News staff Crossing through jungles and desert heat on foot, eating trash to survive and dodging gang members and traffickers along the way is what many children from Central America face as they make the perilous journey to the U.S. border, says Wendy Cervantes, vice president of I[...]