Once a month we will roundup a variety of resources, news articles or items of interest we’ve come across that could be helpful in providing services, increasing staff knowledge and/or improving skills.
The New Faces of U.S. Poverty – U.S. News & World Report – July 6, 2016
Food, A Place to Sleep and Other Basic Patient Needs – The New York Times – July 20, 2016
A Growth Mindset Could Buffer Kids From Negative Academic Effects of Poverty – KQED.org – July 26, 2016
Breaking Poverty’s Grip On Neighborhoods – Caring Magazine – July 15, 2106
Homelessness in Madison A City Challenged – Wisconsin State Journal – Special Report
Twenty Years After Welfare Reform: Reflections and Recommendations from Those Who Were There – povertylaw.org – July 2016
Journey through the Grief of Homelessness – Social Work Helper – July 12, 2016
Mental Health Care For Prisoners Could Prevent Rearrest, But Prisons Aren’t Designed For Rehabilitation – Huffington Post – August 3, 2015
Obamacare Appears to Be Making People Healthier – The New York Times – August 9, 2016
Have a resource or article to share? Leave in the comments or pass it on to firstname.lastname@example.org and we’ll include it in next months roundup.
Thank you for your patience with the technical issues we encountered last week. These issues were due to outages with the internet service provider and have since been resolved. The webinar has been rescheduled for Thursday September 8th at 9:00am CDT/10:00am EDT. You must register for the rescheduled webinar in order to receive the appropriate link to join the webinar.
If you are unable to attend, the presentation will be recorded and posted within a couple of days after the webinar here.
Don’t forget SIMS will be down from approximately 8am to 10am tomorrow August 18th for a system upgrade. Please plan accordingly for this interruption in service.
Safe From Harm Training
Friday August 26th 8:30am to 12:00pm
Contact Sally Brouwer via Lotus Notes if you plan to attend this session.
THURSDAY August 18th AT 1:00PM CST/2:00PM EST
Please note that we are not permitted to provide CEU’s for webinar training sessions. Webinars are provided for educational and on-going training purposes only. You may receive credit toward the Case Management Certification.
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
View System Requirements
Click HERE to view recording links for past webinars