Pocket Guide To Essential Human Services Frederic G. Reamer

ISBN: 9780871013651

Published: January 1st 2005

Hardcover

165 pages


Description

Pocket Guide To Essential Human Services  by  Frederic G. Reamer

Pocket Guide To Essential Human Services by Frederic G. Reamer
January 1st 2005 | Hardcover | PDF, EPUB, FB2, DjVu, AUDIO, mp3, ZIP | 165 pages | ISBN: 9780871013651 | 10.36 Mb

Crises arise in everyones life. Some are sudden and some emerge slowly. Human services professionals and volunteers are often the first points of contact when individuals find themselves needing basic health care, housing assistance, food,MoreCrises arise in everyones life. Some are sudden and some emerge slowly. Human services professionals and volunteers are often the first points of contact when individuals find themselves needing basic health care, housing assistance, food, employment, counseling, emergency funds, or other types of assistance.

It is essential that they understand the full range of programs, services, and benefits available to meet these needs and, equally important, understand what factors to consider when making a referral or providing assistance. This is no easy task.Until now! The brand new Pocket Guide to Essential Human Services, just released by NASW Press, is a handy, concise introduction and guide to essential human services, a first-of-its-kind, information-packed guidebook that makes the complex search for critical information and resources as easy as turning a page.Organized efficiently in sections according to types of needs that arise during a lifespan, the Pocket Guide provides a user-friendly, thorough look at issues such as income support, healthcare services, mental health services, children and adolescents, abuse and neglect, aging and retirement, and much more.

For each section, the Pocket Guide provides an overview of the issue, available services or programs, typical benefits and services, typical eligibility criteria, sponsors and contact information, and useful tips and information sources.Special Features * Introduction to the human services and guide to information-and-referral sources * Detailed overview of key national, state, and local programs, services, and benefits * Criteria for determining appropriate resources, including social service history, demographicattributes, geographical location, funding sources, and others * Practical decision-making steps for locating helpful information and resourcesAt last, the struggle for finding help at a time of crisis is over!

The Pocket Guide to Essential Human Services is a wealth of diverse resources compiled into a user-friendly, comprehensive guidebook, destined to become an indispensable tool for professionals, volunteers, and consumers everywhere.



Enter the sum





Related Archive Books



Related Books


Comments

Comments for "Pocket Guide To Essential Human Services":


theprettypartyshoppe.com

©2009-2015 | DMCA | Contact us