Monthly Archives: September 2017

DACA Renewal Application Deadline is October 5!

DACA Renewal Application Deadline is October 5!

  

CENTRAL VALLEY

·  Catholic Charities Diocese of Stockton. 1106 N El Dorado St, Stockton, CA 95202.

San Joaquin, Stanislaus. (209) 812-0716 www.ccstockton.org

·  UFW Foundation 220 18th St, Bakersfield, CA 93301. Bakersfield, CA (661)324-2500 www.ufwfoundation.org

·  UFW Foundation 2409 Merced St, Fresno, CA 93721. Fresno, CA (559)496-0700

www.ufwfoundation.org

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA

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Meet NASWCA Newest Intern Angelique York

 

NASWCA is proud to introduce Angelique York, who both interns with NASW and works for Mental Health Services Oversight and Accountability Commission.

She is matriculating as a MSW graduate student at University of Southern California (USC) with a concentration in community, organization, and business innovation. Her ultimate goal is to head a nonprofit ..Read More…

Governor Brown Signs Dementia Training Bill into Law

 

Governor Brown Signs Dementia Training Bill into Law!
Governor Brown heard from more than 1200 Alzheimer’s Association advocates who sent strong, personal letters urging him to sign Senate Bill 449 (Monning) into law. Thank you to all who responded to the call to action!

The bill increases dementia training ..Read More…

STUDENT LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAMS AVAILABLE

 

The Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development (OSHPD) offers the following student loan repayment programs, available to the eligible BBS licensees:

HEALTHCARE WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT DIVISION (HWDD):

STATE LOAN REPAYMENT PROGRAM (SLRP)
Application cycle closes October 1, 2017
Apply online through CalREACH at: https://calreach.oshpd.ca.gov
For more information, including ..Read More…

What To Do When the Lights Go Out: Precautions

 

 

Disaster does not have a time clock and strikes whenever it desires. It is normal and natural to have a reaction, but being prepared and having a PLAN can minimize your stress and anxiety.

Monitoring your symptoms for any changes (do relaxation exercises and deep breathing; eat and sleep properly; exercise; get ..Read More…

Deadline Approaching for NASW-CA Annual Conference!

LAST CHANCE! The deadline for our NASW-CA Annual Conference is FAST APPROACHING.

Register by Friday, September 29 to join us in San Mateo at the Marriott for this year’s exciting and informative conference. Not only are we offering some hot topics in our workshops, the conference is a great place to network with social workers from all ..Read More…

A3PCON Working to Offer Free Mental Health Services to DACA Recipients and Families

As some of you know, A3PCON is currently working to assemble a network of member organizations who will offer free mental health services to DACA recipients and their families.  A number of groups, including KFAM, SSG, CSC, PACS, SAN, and APAIT, have already committed to providing such services to a limited number of ..Read More…

CALIFORNIA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH CARE SERVICES ISSUES ANALYSIS OF U.S. SENATE HEALTH CARE BILL

 

SACRAMENTO – Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) Director Jennifer Kent has said the latest U.S. Senate proposal to repeal the Affordable Care Act (ACA) would cost California nearly $139 billion in federal funding by 2027 and undercuts the progress the state has made in expanding health care to the previously uninsured.

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Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners Harvey Relief Update

 

The Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners is an independent licensing board administratively attached to the Department State Health Services (DSHS).

The Board, as an independent entity, maintains a management structure and decision-making authority separate from DSHS. This message is an official communication from the Texas State Board of Social Worker Examiners.

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