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MSW Field Placements Child Welfare/Adoption/Foster Care

Connection for Kids

Location: South Portland,
Description: Intensive family based program; short-term residential for children ages 5-18; family therapy and support; behavioral management & Structure; on-site psychiatric services; case management services; educational & vocational supports; comprehensive assessments with family involvement; coordinating permanent connections for children & families; A fully licensed mental health agency; visitation services; MR and autism in-home services for children. Practice Models: CBT, TFCBT, DBT.
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Crisis Nursery

Location: Phoenix,
Description: Child-centered and family-focused programs and services.
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Cumberland County Department of Social Services (Cape Fear Valley Health)

Location: Fayetteville,
Description: Services include; the Workfirst program, child protective and placement services, and adult counseling, case management, and aid services.
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Currituck County Department of Social Services

Location: Currituck,
Description: The Currituck County Department of Social Services is a county administered, state supervised service delivery agency funded by federal, state and county revenues. The mission of the Currituck County Department of Social Services is to provide an array of essential social services to the citizens of Currituck County that will support self sufficiency and self-reliance through education and jobs that will endeavor to prevent abuse, neglect or exploitation of children or the elderly, and will support enhanced self worth.

A team of social workers, income maintenance caseworkers, management personnel, and support staff work to provide County citizens:

Economic and Social Work services
Public assistance programs
Assisting families in achieving self-sufficiency
Protects children from neglect and abuse and investigates complaints
Coordinates foster care, health support, and adoption services for children
Licenses foster care homes
Assists senior and disabled adults in their efforts to lead independent and productive lives
Administers Food Stamp, Medicaid, Energy, and Work First Family Assistance program
Protects elderly and disabled adults from abuse, neglect and exploitation, and investigation of these referrals
Child care services
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Department of Children and Families

Location: Lowell,
Description: Services for abused and neglected children.
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Department of Social Services Union County

Location: Monroe,
Description: The mission of the Union County Department of Social Services is to partner with families in achieving economic well-being, safety, and permanence within our community.
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