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2 weeks ago
o add to the attraction, $1 from every item purchased will go to Mujeres Latinas en Acción, which provides social services and advocacy initiatives for Latinas. These successful ventures play into the restaurants’ strengths. I’m more skeptical that ...
General Social Work
2 weeks ago
he also hopes to see all CPIs one day hold degrees in social work, so they can better understand complicated family dynamics. “When you see a sweet and loving child like that, who deserves a wonderful future, and the whole situation happening with her ...
General Social WorkChildren and Parenting
2 weeks ago
f you suspect a child has been abused, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services recommends that believe the child, commend them for telling, convey support, temper your own reaction and report the suspected molestation to a social services agency ...
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingHealth and Care
3 weeks ago
he work had important implications for social work and law, and won Moffitt the 2007 Stockholm Prize in Criminology. All people are not created equal. Some have real gifts and talents, and some have real problems right out of the starting block.
General Social WorkMental Health
3 weeks ago
ity officials had already posted flyers ordering the camp to disband and said outreach groups offering social services had visited the site several times, only to be rebuffed. According to the city, the area is ecologically sensitive and thousands of ...
General Social WorkHousing and Poverty
3 weeks ago
hat said, opioid issues have affected multiple state functions, such as law enforcement, adoption services, social services and medical examiners. We want to hear from you. How much do you think is a reasonable amount of money for the state to address the ...
General Social WorkHealth and Care
3 weeks ago
TRATFORD — The Social Services Department has joined other agencies to present a documentary on opioid addiction at Bunnell High School. The FBI documentary “Chasing the Dragon: The Life of an Opiate Addict” will be screened on Feb. 7 at 7 p.m. to ...
General Social WorkEducation
3 weeks ago
eared mouse. Jane Addams’ heroic social work. Butch O’Hare’s Congressional Medal of Honor. There’s Marshall Field on that great street and John Deere’s steel plow. Media moguls Robert ...
Herald-Whig via Live.com News 
General Social Work
3 weeks ago
or instance, the police should not be the ones providing social services for the spiking homeless population. Cops generally are not licensed and trained mental health providers. Yet a 2015 city report found that of the more than $100 million spent on ...
General Social WorkHousing and PovertyHealth and CareMental HealthCriminal Justice
3 weeks ago
ut I quickly found that I loved all things art. I went to Southeastern University to pursue a career in social work because ultimately, I think my calling is to help people.” For now, she is reveling in her opportunity to perform on stage, and to ...
General Social WorkEducationHealth and Care
3 weeks ago
he idea of "values" here does not refer to paying taxes for more and better public education, medical care, social services and the like that benefit the society at large and should stem from the Christian values of compassion and care for the poor.
General Social WorkHousing and PovertyEducationHealth and Care
3 weeks ago
or many individuals, the relationship with our Doula Volunteer is the only consistent relationship in their lives as their illness progresses and medical and social services change. We will visit weekly until this person dies. We also consult for ...
General Social WorkCharities and VolunteerismHealth and Care
3 weeks ago
Behind all his jolliness and good humor and sociability,” Eighmey says, “there’s always a kind of intellectual rigor, academic discovery, or rich social service.” Thousands of massive stone monuments, known as Moai, preside over Easter Islan
General Social Work
3 weeks ago
he Department of Social Services has been called in to assess the situation, Summerlin said. According to police reports, the incident was reported to police about 10 p.m. Monday and occurred somewhere in Nash County. No information was available as to ...
General Social WorkCriminal Justice
3 weeks ago
he House and Senate are also close on the total amount of spending on health care and social services, each earmarking more than $37 billion. But the chambers have some significant differences, including changes to how the state pays hospitals for ...
General Social WorkHealth and Care
3 weeks ago
left coalition government, which brought an end to almost 10 years of National’s center right rule, planned to pour money into social services and housing and strike a more protectionist stance by tightening up foreign investment rules.
Reuters.com via Live.com News 
General Social WorkHousing and Poverty
3 weeks ago
hey said money is needed to pay for drug treatment and education and to buttress social service and law enforcement agencies serving on the front lines of the epidemic. Beshear said his hope is to see multinational corporations that have made billions of ...
General Social WorkEducation
3 weeks ago
his includes embedding the Rotherham family approach to improve the quality of social work practice. The quality of assessment and plans has significantly improved Children looked after and receiving permanence Inadequate: Many looked after children have ...
General Social WorkChildren and Parenting
3 weeks ago
:59 p.m. – A county police officer responded to the precinct on Green Street to assist a Department of Social Services employee with an interview of a client 9:53 a.m. – An officer temporarily closed a section of sidewalk on West Main Street after ...
General Social WorkCriminal Justice
3 weeks ago
alf of the Naperville teens surveyed about the stress they feel say they rarely or never talk with someone about it, a fact social service agency officials say they find alarming. The cause of youth stress in Naperville is the focus of a 2018 State of the ...
General Social WorkChildren and Parenting
3 weeks ago
araballo was employed by Catholic Charities, to which Bright Beginnings contracted some of its social services, and was assigned to visit the Rodriguez home since each month since at least 2014 to ensure that the children were not subjected to abuse or ...
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingCharities and Volunteerism
3 weeks ago
he minor children were removed from the home and placed in the care of the Department of Social Services. Authorities did not comment on the relationship between the Maynards and their child victims. The Maynards, both 34, were arrested and charged with ...
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingHealth and Care
3 weeks ago
hey’ll have snack time, lunch and recess; and scattered through these classes, kids may also have sessions such as physical, occupational, and speech therapy and social work. Just as you and I were in grade school, students achieve stars for correct ...
General Social WorkEducation
3 weeks ago
he says Italians must take precedence over immigrants for access to social services, like the free nursery care she proposes to help boost births, which declined by 100,000 between 2008 and 2016. Meloni’s policies are similar to those of League leader ...
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingHealth and CareMinorities and Immigration
3 weeks ago
n the face of the opioid epidemic, some policymakers have pushed to redirect resources away from incarceration and toward substance abuse treatment and social services. But to curb the unhealthy effects of incarceration, we believe that policymakers ...
General Social WorkHealth and Care

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Dear NASW Member, The National Association of Social Workers – Florida Chapter (NASW-FL) offers its heartfelt condolences to the students, staff and families of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. We share your loss and grief at the senseless tragedy. The outpouring of commu[...]
 
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