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2 days ago
long with this, the development of online social services, such as Facebook and Twitter, has further increased the mobile data traffic. Thus, the high bandwidth availability of VLC is expected to be the biggest attracting aspect of this technology ...
General Social Work
2 days ago
he first time, they passed an unconstitutional cigarette tax that was supposed to raise about $215 million to pay for health care, mental health and social services. Lawmakers then tried to fix that by passing a second budget during special session that ...
General Social WorkHealth and CareMental Health
2 days ago
uncie said there isn't a system available in which the schools, law enforcement, social service agencies and mental health agencies share information that could possibly connect the dots about a particular student. "We're gonna certainly review this and ...
General Social WorkEducationHealth and CareMental Health
2 days ago
he Geiger Center developed the tool with researchers from the Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing and the Arizona State University School of Social Work. Officers can use the tool when they respond to a domestic violence call; it involves asking a ...
General Social WorkEducationHealth and Care
2 days ago
gt. Jeff Beigh, who runs the Social Services Unit of the Roseville police and oversaw the deployment of Narcan there, said officers have used the opioid overdose medication on three people. Each instance involved a person who was in their late teens to ...
General Social WorkHealth and CareCriminal Justice
2 days ago
his is not economic justice. Organizations such as the Virginia Poverty Law Center, Virginia Hunger Solutions, and the Food Research and Action Center work with the state’s Department of Social Services to end hunger in Virginia by educating people ...
General Social WorkHousing and PovertyCriminal Justice
2 days ago
t is unclear why the person in the video is slumped over. The video has prompted investigations by the Moore County Department of Social Services, Carthage Police and the state Division of Health and Human Resources. Alston alleges it demonstrated a lack ...
General Social WorkHealth and CareCriminal Justice
2 days ago
uncie said there isn't a system available in which the schools, law enforcement, social service agencies and mental health agencies share information that could possibly connect the dots about a particular student. "We're gonna certainly review this and ...
General Social WorkEducationHealth and CareMental Health
2 days ago
will work with prosecutors, local law enforcement, and social services to create gun violence task forces that use proven tactics from Ohio and around the country to target illegal gun trafficking and gang violence, and to stage early interventions to ...
General Social Work
3 days ago
The fact that she can provide routine dental care in such a gentle and caring way is incredible,” said Jesse Rapp, social services coordinator at Cascade Manor. “She offers an invaluable service for people who would have a difficult time going out ...
General Social WorkHealth and Care
3 days ago
ust over six weeks before the Supreme Court ruled that the police owed the public a duty of care in Robinson (see our post here) the Court of Appeal had unanimously rejected the existence of such a duty in the context of social services and vulnerable ...
General Social WorkHealth and CareCriminal Justice
3 days ago
old had been arrested in two other states for similar schemes, and his tall tale wasted hours of police, social services and rape crisis counselor resources. The Warren County Sheriff's Office said Samuel S. Sebastian went to the ...
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General Social WorkCriminal Justice
3 days ago
hey also show law enforcement and social services had opportunities to intervene. In September 2016, Cruz and his mother Lynda Cruz received a visit from Florida's Department of Children and Families after allegations of medical neglect. The investigator ...
General Social WorkChildren and ParentingHealth and Care
3 days ago
ruz was cited time and again for fighting, assaults, profane language, insults, detentions, suspensions, all on top of frequent referrals for threat assessments, family conferences and social work intervention. Neighbors say his home life was in similar ...
General Social Work
3 days ago
acquired portions of its property, including the tribe's Head Start, social services center and human resources building. The grant is part of the EPA's general assistance program, or GAP, for tribes. The program ...
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General Social Work
3 days ago
e’s choosing to ignore the fact that the local police visited this guy 39 times in response to 911 calls. Social services for the county had to do an assessment of this. Everyone in the school saw the warning signs and indicators, yet he decides not to ...
General Social WorkEducationHealth and CareCriminal Justice
3 days ago
nlike many others among the Nizam's descendants, Fazal Jah was associated with several social service and philanthropist activities. A true son of the soil, he spent all his life in Hyderabad working for the cause of the poor. He did not settle down in a ...
General Social WorkHousing and Poverty
3 days ago
n independent watcher in the know of affairs says, “Convinced of the superiority of the private over public sector, models are tested to deliver social services using market tools. It suits the government, which withdraws from its role of service giver ...
General Social Work
3 days ago
WO out of every five women are getting off on social media pics of their male colleagues – beating the number of men doing the same in reverse. That's according to a new study by a porn site that found 39% of men and 42% of women masturbated to ...
General Social WorkWomens Issues
3 days ago
e are going to make a change. Read more: Advice from a survivor of the Florida school shooting: It’s time to start ignoring Trump. Florida social services investigated alleged school shooter Nikolas Cruz before rampage, knew he wanted to buy gun
General Social WorkEducation
4 days ago
hat led to a social services investigation which found: "Mr Cruz has fresh cuts on both his arms. Mr Cruz stated he plans to go out and buy a gun. It is unknown what he is buying the gun for." However, the investigation concluded he was "low risk".
General Social WorkEducation
4 days ago
ow, however, another wrinkle in the story has cropped up. Business Insider reports that Florida Social Services was investigating that family’s home back in 2016 and a caseworker had conducted a two month investigation into “disturbing” reports.
General Social Work
4 days ago
ow, the Washington Post is reporting that Florida social services shuttered an inquiry into Cruz’s disturbing behavior after concluding that his “final level of risk is low.” After a number of tips, including information on Cruz being expelled from ...
General Social WorkEducation
4 days ago
hare on Facebook Share on Twitter Share via Email View more sharing options Share on LinkedIn Share on Pinterest Share on Google+ Share on WhatsApp Share on Messenger Close The building known as the ‘troll factory’ in St Petersburg, Russia. ‘When we ...
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4 days ago
This was a historic meeting at Al Sameeh on the border between Abu Dhabi and Dubai, where Shaikh Zayed and Shaikh Rashid agreed to merge their respective Emirates into a union and to jointly conduct foreign affairs, defense, security and social services ...
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