How the Right Social Services Software Can Improve the Adoption Process

Famcare

With over 400,000 children in foster care and over 100,000 adoptable children in the United States, we are passionate about improving the adoption process with the right social services software.

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.

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Social Services Software for Child and Family Welfare Agencies

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In 1998, a consortium of child welfare agencies in Missouri were researching the market for web based, social services case management software. FAMCare social services software Family and Child Welfare

The Role of Social Service Workers in Disaster Preparedness

Social Service Workforce

A Q&A with Heather Boetto, Senior Lecturer in Social Work at Charles Sturt University

Advocates Build Support for the Social Service Workforce During Social Service Workforce Week

Social Service Workforce

Addressing child protection concerns through the integration of social service workers in schools

Social Service Workforce

A new technical note, developed by the Global Social Service Workforce Alliance and UNICEF, finds that violence against children and ot

Panamanian Social Work and Public Health professional associations address gaps between health and social services

International Federation of Social Workers

This week the leaders of the Panamanian Social Work and Public Health professional associations met to discuss the policy and practice gaps between health and social services. Yet in Panama and worldwide each of these services […].

Social Service Worker Spotlight: A Q&A with Edgar Danilo López Ramírez, Specialist in Family and Community Strengthening with Changing the Way We Care

Social Service Workforce

Please tell us a little bit about yourself. I live in Chiquimula, Guatemala. I am married and have three beautiful children, two boys and one girl. I really enjoy spending time with my family, going on walks in the countryside and spending time with friends.

COVID-19 and Mental Health-The Role of Social Services Organizations

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Nonetheless, social workers across the US have played an important role in ensuring that people suffering from mental health issues during the pandemic have the necessary psychological support to survive the pandemic. mental health human services software Covid-19

The Associations between Adverse Childhood Experiences and Social Services Use among Head Start-Eligible Low-Income Families

Social Work Blog

Social workers spend a tremendous amount of time and resources developing interventions to help serve disadvantaged families and individuals. An article recently published in the journal Health & Social Work , co-published by NASW and Oxford University Press seeks to address this issue.

How many more children must die before we fix England's social services? | Polly Curtis

The Guardian

The tragic consequences are all too plain to see Something is going badly wrong in children’s social care, a system scarred by the names of murdered children. Child protection Social care Children Society UK newsA system eroded by austerity has been further stretched by the pandemic. The deaths of Victoria Climbié , Peter Connelly and Daniel Pelka over the past 20 years prompted round after round of inquiries, reviews and reforms. But still the list of dead children grows.

Online Event,15 September: The social service workforce in and beyond the pandemic – A global conversation

International Federation of Social Workers

Join the Global Social Service Workforce Alliance and Children and Families Across Borders on Wednesday 15th September from 1-4pm UTC for the upcoming conference, The social service workforce in and beyond the pandemic: A global conversation on adaptation, innovation and the fight for social justice.

Children’s social services in Bradford to be handed to independent trust

The Guardian

Social workers will be transferred to a not-for-profit children’s trust that ministers hope will help “drive rapid improvements” to a department which has been underperforming for years and struggled to raise its game. Bradford Children Nadhim Zahawi Social care Local government UK news

Why Self-Care Is Vital For Social Service Professionals

Simmons University

Maintaining physical, mental, and emotional health is vital for everyone, but it can be particularly important for those working in helping professions like social work, nursing, and counseling. The post Why Self-Care Is Vital For Social Service Professionals appeared first on SC-UMT.

A Note of Respect

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Social Workers’ Month: Behind the Scenes at Shelter

Shelter, Inc

Chicago’s own Jane Adams who won the Nobel Prize in 1931, Dorothy Height won the Congressional Gold Medal, Wendy Sherman was awarded the National Security Medal…all social workers of whom we are proud. No one becomes a social worker for money, fame, or glory.

Building Blocks of Case Management Software

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As a result, any organization that wishes to become more supportive and meaningful of the overall operations of human services should seek out the platform that best serves their cause. case management software social services software human services software

4 Time Management Tips for Social Workers

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Being effective in social services necessitates excellent time management abilities. Social workers have witnessed tremendous change over the years, including changes in the frequency of work and the nature of the tasks.

Three Ways to Care for Children Orphaned by COVID-19

Social Service Workforce

This blog was written by Lanre Williams-Ayedun, Senior Vice-President of International Programs at World Relief, and originally published by Christianity Today’s The Better Samaritan

Why the Post-COVID World Faces an Imminent Need for Case Managers

Famcare

Social Services Industry News case management software social services software Covid-19COVID-19 has affected the world and its societies at unprecedented levels.

Social Workers’ Month: Behind the Scenes at Shelter

Shelter, Inc

Chicago’s own Jane Adams who won the Nobel Prize in 1931, Dorothy Height won the Congressional Gold Medal, Wendy Sherman was awarded the National Security Medal…all social workers of whom we are proud. No one becomes a social worker for money, fame, or glory.

Participants from Across the Globe Take Part in Global Conversation Event

Social Service Workforce

On 15th September 2021, the Global Social Service Workforce Alliance and Children and Families Across Borders co-hosted The social service workforce in and beyond the pandemic: A global conversation on adaptation, innovation and the fight for social justice

Localizing volunteer support in Kyrgyzstan during the pandemic

Social Service Workforce

In many contexts, volunteers have been critical for continuing social service delivery throughout the pandemic. Volunteers have increasingly been engaged to match the greater number of individuals

Focus On Outcomes

Famcare

Originally, social services were meant to serve as emergency rooms for society's most vulnerable. Social Services Industry News nonprofit managementThey took in orphans and the homeless and fed the hungry.

How to Improve Case Outcomes With Case Management Software

Famcare

Our society is built on a variety of complex processes that allow us to access the services we require on a daily basis. Although human service nonprofits and government agencies cannot control every aspect of a case, they do have control over how cases are handled and clients are treated.

What Sets Our Case Management Platform Apart?

Famcare

FAMCare, an innovative and creative, human services-focused. Global Vision Technologies Social Services Industry News Child Welfare Foster Care Adoption FAMCarecase management platform that is web-based, is different from others in the industry.

Developing Standard Operating Procedures for Child Protection Case Management in Humanitarian Settings

Social Service Workforce

By Crystal Stewart, International Rescue Committee, and Anneloes Koehorst, UNICEF, co-leads of the

Trabajador de servicio social destacado: Una sesión de preguntas y respuestas con Edgar Danilo López Ramírez, Especialista en Fortalecimiento Familiar y Comunitario con Iniciativa “Cambiando la Forma en que Cuidamos”

Social Service Workforce

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3 Key Benefits of Using Case Management Software for Your Organization

Famcare

Whether your organization is a nonprofit dealing with child welfare or your heading a governmental department for social services, you’re probably used to seeing your caseworkers drowning in paperwork and putting in extra hours to stay on top of everything.

FAMCare Case Management Software

Famcare

FAMCare is a social services software system that includes best practice data collection forms and workflow designed to optimize how a caseworker works with their clients each day. FAMCare social services software human services software

3 Trends in Human Services That Will Change the Face of the Field

Famcare

The field of human services, like any other, is constantly evolving. As a result of changing social needs and technological advancements, new trends will emerge. This means that in order to meet the needs of your community, your organization must change the way services are delivered.

How a Digital Transformation Empowers NGOs

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Technology Speak case management software social services softwareNGOs are groups established for charitable purposes. The idea that non-profits should set aside enough money to use technology and digital tools in their daily operations can be a difficult for them to accept.

Un nouveau départ pour les enfants sortis des rues

Social Service Workforce

L’UNICEF travaille avec le Gouvernement congolais pour créer un environnement protecteur et assurer la sécurité des enfants les plus vulnérables. Publié à l'origine sur le site Web de l'UNICEF République Démocratique du Congo. Aussi disponible en anglais

A new start for children off the streets

Social Service Workforce

UNICEF is working with the Congolese government to create a protective environment and to ensure the safety of the most vulnerable children. Originally published on the UNICEF Democtratic Republic of Congo website. Also available in French.

How to Improve Workflow Efficiency in an NGO

Famcare

NGOs will do for social change what most organizations will not. million of them in the country, and the majority of them address serious social issues. FAMCare social services software nonprofit management

Benefits of Using A Modern Case Management System

Famcare

This stands true for almost all industries and organizations across the board, including social work. So, if you work for a government or human services organization, social services software is a must. Technology Speak case management software social services software

7 Reasons to Celebrate Frontline Street Social Workers

Social Service Workforce

Produced by the Consortium for Street Children

The Power of Prayer

Famcare

The history of social work is replete with religious organizations that were the early founders of social work and prayed for, with, and over clients as a matter of course. Social Services Industry News Government social workers what social workers do

School social workers’ crucial role in protecting children and their right to education

Social Service Workforce

Knowing When to Move: Caring for a Senior Family Member

Famcare

Social Services Industry News Elderly/Aging Long Term Care senior careToday's blog is written by guest blogger, Sharon Wagner, from Senior Friendly. We truly appreciate her for sharing these helpful insights for seniors and their families.