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3 weeks ago
his office will work to provide resources for the 3,000 individuals who return to live in Boston each year after incarceration and help them take steps to rebuild their life in conjunction with Boston’s social services and local law enforcement ...
General Social Work
3 weeks ago
e believe that Jews are Jews wherever they live in, and if they need support for social services or education we want to try ... but is focused on creating model social service solutions to social problems facing the most vulnerable populations, Jews ...
General Social WorkEducation
3 weeks ago
ive kms have been completed. The Bangladesh government's Social Services Division has identified and registered 22,484 orphaned children. Thirteen new NGOs were granted FD7 permission this week. The Inter Sector Coordination Group (ISCG) remains available ...
General Social WorkChildren and Parenting
3 weeks ago
We can see from this report that better support to these family caregivers is needed, which health care providers, family, friends, social service organizations, clergy and policymakers can all help to address.” Most communities offer resources ...
General Social WorkHealth and Care
3 weeks ago
We do absolutely believe in the right to free speech, even if we don’t like it,” said one protester, Mistee Denson, 30, a graduate student in social work. “It’s hard to have a dialogue with hate, in general.” Kayum Ahmed, 41, a doctoral ...
General Social WorkEducation
3 weeks ago
octors performed surgery to remove a tumor, and she spent three and a half months away from her job. Mrs. Vanderpool works in social services and earns $42,000 a year. Her monthly bills include $541 in rent and $500 for food, as well as a number of other ...
General Social Work
3 weeks ago
ccording to UN statistics, Africa as a whole is expected to gain 170 million children within the next 13 years, straining an overwhelmed health care and social service infrastructure that already lacks key personnel to support the population it serves.
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingEducationHealth and Care
3 weeks ago
ngmire said other areas the solar array will power include the veterans building, highway garage and the Social Services building. He said the buildings were chosen because they have the largest power consumption of the county’s complex in Wampsville.
General Social Work
3 weeks ago
ast winter, Hines began meeting with a volunteer from Project Reentry, a program within the state appellate defender's office in which graduate social work students help juvenile lifers gear up for release. One student met with Hines, visited his sister ...
General Social WorkCharities and VolunteerismEducation
3 weeks ago
OBERT ABRAMOVITZ, NEW YORK The writer, a child psychiatrist, is director of the National Child Trauma Workforce Institute at the Silberman School of Social Work, Hunter College, CUNY.
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingEducationMental Health
3 weeks ago
bout 44,000 households used the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, or SNAP, also known as food stamps, last month, compared to about 35,600 in September 2016, according to numbers from the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services.
General Social WorkHealth and CareGovernment Policy
3 weeks ago
amily arrested after baby born with addiction to heroin Family arrested after baby born with addiction to heroin Four family members were arrested Thursday after an anonymous tip to the Department of Social Services about a woman giving birth to a baby ...
General Social WorkChildren and Parenting
3 weeks ago
arianna Onufryk, Institute for Social and Economic Research "Social Services for Children with Severe Disabilities" Project manager, Head of the National Deinstitutionalisation Reform Office (EDGE, Canada) under the Commissioner of the President of ...
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingDisabilities
3 weeks ago
hile it doesn’t promise riches, it tends to do a better job of providing social services like food and shelter, said Celso Rudeck, a pastor in a small Catholic parish across the street from the Solomon’s Temple replica. So sometimes when former ...
General Social Work
3 weeks ago
nd for the first time, now she’s going to school to pursue a career in social work. “You don’t have to hit rock bottom to understand that. Just ask for help. Us as single parents, we don’t want to sit here and say we can’t do it. It’s not that ...
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingEducationHealth and Care
3 weeks ago
he woman was pregnant at the time. The lawsuit alleges that Hatfield told the woman she had a beautiful body and when the woman tried to leave, Hatfield threatened to call the social services department and have the department take her children away.
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingCriminal Justice
3 weeks ago
While it may not be the most welcoming or comfortable accommodations, it would be a place where folks could get a bed, a meal, a shower, launder their clothes, maybe a doctor checkup and also have access to social services that could be brought directly ...
General Social WorkCriminal Justice
3 weeks ago
chairmen of the Omaha Heart & Stroke Ball and through the years have filled the same role for galas supporting social service, health and other nonprofit organizations. Kellner, 20, daughter of Omahans Teresa and Kirk ...
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General Social WorkEducationHealth and Care
3 weeks ago
outh Carolina's only residential program for pregnant youths has been forced to turn away 18 girls since July 1 after it lost a lucrative contract through the Department of Social Services. "That’s a lot of women to turn away," said Lisa Van Bergen ...
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingWomens Issues
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he impact devastating. But awareness of sex trafficking – especially the sale of young girls – is expanding dramatically, drawing the attention of social service agencies as well as law enforcement. New Orleans, a tourist town with a long history of ...
General Social Work
3 weeks ago
ow many lives will be lost or devastated? STANCE (Standing Together Against Neighborhood Crime Everyday) is a group of community leaders, including the U.S. Attorney, FBI, DEA, the courts and social service agencies, working to improve community safety.
General Social WorkCriminal Justice
3 weeks ago
his year, more than 15,000 people have illegally crossed the border from the U.S. to Canada. International Social Service is a nonprofit that helps immigrants and refugees settle in Canada. Mona Hassennia is one of the center's directors. She says 80 ...
General Social WorkMinorities and Immigration
3 weeks ago
he upshot was that teachers lost their jobs, credit agencies explicitly questioned the financial health of dozens of municipalities, the state's own credit rating took a hit, social services were slashed and more. That damage is done. The budget includes ...
General Social WorkEducationHealth and Care
3 weeks ago
efore joking about her kids being babysat by social services. In the onstage rant, she also made references to her bankruptcy and tried to hurry the show up because she was “only being paid until midnight”. In the onstage rant, she also made ...
General Social WorkChildren and Parenting
3 weeks ago
mily Greenfield, the study’s lead researcher and associate professor for Rutgers School of Social Work, says older people might place more value on their neighborly relationships because a) they’re home more and b) they often need to help each other ...
General Social WorkEducation

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STATEMENT: The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) has joined other members of the Coalition to End Violence Against Women and Girls Globally to welcome the introduction of the International Violence Against Women Act (IVAWA) in the Senate. The legislation was introduced by Sens. Jeanne Sh[...]
 
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WASHINGTON, D.C. — The nation once again is grieving over the deaths of innocent people in a mass shooting. Last Sunday 26 churchgoers from the small Texas town of Sutherland Springs were massacred and several others still cling to life. The youngest victim at the First Baptist Church of Sutherla[...]
 
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During National Family Caregivers Month in November the National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is joining the nation’s leading researchers on aging, work and family issues to send a first-of-its-kind letter to Congress urging lawmakers to address the rapidly growing demand for care. These e[...]