social work

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any of various services designed to aid the poor and aged and to increase the welfare of children

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One of the greatest benefits has been a stronger working relationship with the Virginia Department of Social Services.
The Department of Social Services will build on the success of that initiative with their Economic Development Summit.
In my own county, according to Bryan Betts, management analyst for the Albemarle County, Virginia, Department of Social Services, a caseworker typically juggles 19 cases each month.
ACESS transforms the way Louisiana delivers its social services to its most important clients, children and families," said Duane Fontenot, Director of Information Technology, State of Louisiana, Department of Social Services.
The Connecticut Department of Social Services is the state's omnibus, $4 billion health and human services agency, publicly accountable for the administration of over 90 social service programs serving hundreds of thousands of families and children, persons with disabilities, adults and elders in Connecticut.
Department of Social Services ST: Rhode Island, Texas, New York IN: CPR SU: CON
The State of Louisiana Department of Social Services has initially deployed technology from Information Builders and ESRI to identify patterns in Food-Stamp redemptions.
A recent state Department of Social Services report found the indirect costs of child mistreatment and foster care, such as juvenile delinquency, adult criminality and lost productivity to society, total $95 billion annually.
31 /PRNewswire/ -- The California Department of Social Services (CDSS) is calling for proposals for a child support public awareness campaign to encourage non-custodial mothers and fathers to meet their financial support obligations to their children.
Nasdaq:TIERE), announced today that it has been awarded a contract by the Virginia Department of Social Services to operate Virginia's first outsourced child support enforcement Customer Services Call Center.
The study by the California Department of Social Services also says too much emphasis has been placed on investigating whether parents abused or neglected their children while not enough has been done to help families overcome their problems.
Administered by the Department of Social Services, LIHEAP funds provide energy assistance payments for low-income households.
Howard came from the California Department of Social Services, where he was Assistant Deputy Director for the Children and Family Services Division.
The state Department of Social Services Community Care Licensing Division investigated the allegation and found it unsubstantiated, but an internal DCFS investigation is pending.
May 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Following a hearing, the family day care license held by Cesar and Maria Diaz of Los Angeles has been suspended for 60 days by the California Department of Social Services, on charges of improper care and supervision of children.
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