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Odessa Gonzalez Benson Joins Editorial Board of Social Service Review

Michigan Social Work

Assistant Professor Odessa Gonzalez Benson has joined the editorial board of Social Service Review. The journal publishes original research on social issues, social welfare policy and social work practice. Established in 1927, it is the oldest continually published social welfare journal in the U.S.

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How to have a great social service career in Singapore

Save the Social Worker

You want to do good and have a social service career in Singapore. Don’t wilt in your social service career. It’s easy to get a foot in If you have the qualifications, such as a social work degree, or a psychology degree, getting a role in the frontlines of social service is not difficult.

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26 October: Annual Global Social Service Workforce Alliance Symposium

International Federation of Social Workers

The annual Social Service Workforce Week, spearheaded by our esteemed partner, the Global Social Service Workforce Alliance, carries profound importance for social workers across the globe. This week-long event, spanning […]

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WEBINAR: Innovation in Social Services in Ukraine, March 7, 2024, 18:00 CET

International Federation of Social Workers

Time: 18:00 CET Registration FORM Join us on March 7th for a groundbreaking exploration of essential social services identified in the “Innovation in Social […] ? Date: March 7, 2024 ?

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How investing teaches social service strategy

Save the Social Worker

I hope that the lessons (and mistakes) from 4 years of investing, can give you a different lens to look at your individual and organisational strategy within social services. And yes, I’ve only had a year of experience working as a social worker in direct practice. If it’s not to help me get rich(er), then what’s the point?

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Case Workers in Family Services Benefit from Social Services Software

Famcare

For those working in child services, an understanding of family situations is vital in being able to help improve child welfare. Fortunately for those agencies, utilizing the right social services software can help streamline processes and effectively “humanize” the various situations.

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Teachers in England left to support at-risk children after social services cuts

The Guardian

Safeguarding staff say they can’t get referrals for serious cases and don’t have the expertise to give pupils the help they need Increasing numbers of children suffering from domestic abuse, serious neglect and homelessness are being refused help from over-stretched social services, schools across England have told the Observer.