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ee’s Summit Social Services has fulfilled Christmas wishes for more than 25 years. That’s never been more true than 2017, when more than 900 families visited the organization’s Christmas Store and were able to shop for an assortment of gifts that ...
General Social Work
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ach year 400,000 people visit 40 different Fresno County Department of Social Services Offices. They need assistance on everything from job training to child protective services. Fresno County Public Information Officer, Jordan Scott said, "Really trying ...
General Social WorkChildren and Parenting
2 weeks ago
he Sheriff's Office seized around 175 plants. Two juveniles were inside the house and have been turned over to social services. Marijuana bust in Teller County on January 2, 2018. Marijuana bust in Teller County on January 2, 2018. One of the adults ...
General Social Work
2 weeks ago
useveni, 73, has ruled Uganda for 31 years and could now stand again in the next election, due in 2021, despite increased public anger over corruption, human rights violations and poor social services. Parliament, controlled by Museveni’s ruling ...
General Social WorkHousing and Poverty
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dding that he's concerned police will think adding new officers and technology will solve rampant gang violence and other problems caused by social conditions he says are best addressed through increasing social services.
General Social WorkCriminal Justice
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clock access to acute symptom management in a homelike setting, along with medical social work, home health aide assistance, pastoral care and bereavement services. Catholic Health Services said that Mercy operated a ...
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General Social WorkHealth and Care
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We’re entering into quite a new era of substances that we haven’t seen before,” notes Amarjit Dhillon, CIO of Turning Point, which began 53 years ago as an alcohol treatment center and now offers treatment, counseling, and social services to a ...
General Social WorkHealth and CareMental Health
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017 PIT Count numbers are small for some neighboring counties, Timmerman said, noting law enforcement, social services, food banks and more are consulted in particularly rural areas, to identify homeless. “We also work with those agencies to identify ...
General Social WorkHousing and Poverty
2 weeks ago
Doesn't even know how to braid hair. I finally know how to work the bobbing." Dora Neves, who works for the Oregon Department of Human Services as a social services assistant, spoke of Alyssa's project. "I was amazed that she picked up the skill," Dora ...
General Social Work
2 weeks ago
n policing and technology and not enough on the investments in social services, those numbers will go up again because we have not addressed the social conditions that are driving all the violence," he said.
General Social Work
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private partnership that has the departments of Children and Families, Developmental Services, Social Services, and Rehabilitative Services pooling resources. Surely state ...
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General Social WorkChildren and ParentingHealth and Care
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mong local health and social service providers, the “tire story” has become ... have implemented similar models to improve access to social services. The U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services sponsors more than 30 such Accountable Health ...
General Social WorkHealth and CareGovernment Policy
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efore her disease prevented her from walking, Ms. Sanderson earned a bachelor’s degree from St. Francis College in Brooklyn, as well as a master’s degree from Brooklyn College in education and a master’s from Yeshiva University in social work.
General Social WorkEducationHealth and Care
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ruce Steinberg attended Columbia Business School and worked in investment banking; Irene Steinberg graduated from George Washington University and then studied social work at New York University, where she later taught classes, Jacobson said. The couple ...
General Social WorkEducation
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My concern is that if we put too much emphasis … on policing and technology and not enough on the investments in social services, those numbers will go up again because we have not addressed the social conditions that are driving all the violence ...
General Social Work
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heir daughters Farisai, Linda and Gamuchirai attained a Master of Science in Biotechnology with Business Management, Master of Business Administration and an Honours degree in Clinical Social Work, respectively. Their son Wilfred attained a Bachelor of ...
General Social Work
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dvocates claim that the services Meals on Wheels chapters provide are multipotent: Home visitors bring not just food to frail seniors but also offer companionship and referrals to social services. The deliveries also encourage clients to perform ...
General Social WorkGerontology
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t is remodeling the former Cascade Presbyterian Church on Willamette Street in south Eugene into a housing and social services center for homeless girls ages 16 to 18.
General Social WorkHousing and Poverty
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entral Waterfront Navigation Center: Late Mayor Ed Lee’s legacy includes his admirable push for homeless assistance centers where people could be taken off the street and steered toward housing, social services and job training. It was architects at the ...
General Social WorkHousing and Poverty
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think we should be careful, but also willing to help people," she said. She added that the town already helps people through its social services department. Selectwoman Mary Jo Nosal said recommended that the Historic District Commission should review ...
General Social WorkHealth and Care
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he governing body also plans Tuesday to: — Discuss but take no action on a recommendation from its economic and community development committee that the city in 2018 make specific allocations totaling $796,233 in social services and contracted services ...
General Social Work
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romote your business through our innovative Marketplace system! It's free to sign up! As published in the Rochester Post Bulletin. As published in the Rochester Post Bulletin. As published in the Rochester Post Bulletin. As published in the Rochester Post ...
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mphal, December 30 2017: A group of people called "Towards Tomorrow" form by a group of like minded people through popular messaging app Whatsapp had conducted social service camp at Kwatha Village in Tengnoupal district. Members of the Whatsapp group ...
General Social Work
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n June of this year, the City Council passed a key tool for keeping our children safe. El Paso’s new social host ordinance, the first of its kind in Texas, promises to keep all of us responsible for our children’s safety, but only if it is well ...
General Social WorkChildren and Parenting
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he Chakhro Southern Angami Union Dimapur(CSAUD) would conduct social work on January 6, 8 a.m at Walford. CSAUD has requested all members to bring tools for clearing shrubs and plants. Food would be arranged and all village units have been requested to ...
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By Paul R. Pace, News staff  The world needs an interdisciplinary approach more than ever to address the social, political, technological and climate challenges of today and the future, says Ambassador Wendy Sherman, a newly appointed NASW Social Work Pioneer ®  Political solutions c[...]
 

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By Alison Laurio, News contributor When J. David Hawkins was a probation officer in the 1980s, he thought, “Isn’t there something we should have done to prevent these kids from getting to this place?” Programs from that period like “Just Say No” and “Scared Straight” just didn’t work[...]
 
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Black and male youths are over-represented at every stage of juvenile justice processing. Despite laws passed decades ago to mitigate these disparities, they persist to this day. That racial bias may be a potential cause of the over-representation of minority youths should be of great concern to soc[...]
 
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By Paul R. Pace, News staff Grameen Bank provides credit without collateral to those who are poor in rural Bangladesh. Aimed primarily at women, these microcredit loans of often no more than $100 are meant to help those who are poor launch small businesses. The bank says it has 8.92 million borrower[...]
 
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By Paul R. Pace, News staff Social workers are the among the behavioral health professionals greatly needed to meet a growing demand for services, says the new leader of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, or SAMHSA. Dr. Elinore McCance-Katz is the assistant secretary for [...]
 
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The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) partnered with the American Psychological Association on the amicus brief in Masterpiece Cakeshop, Ltd. v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission. The U.S. Supreme Court case addresses the validity of Colorado’s anti-discrimination statute which prevent[...]