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Barefoot Social Worker - The voice of radical social
work in Britain. Articles and essays argue that the social
work profession needs to confront class issues.
- California Social
Work Education Center (CalSWEC) - Nation's largest
state coalition of social work educators and practitioners
that prepares social work students and social workers
for employment in public child welfare systems
Services Practice Notes - Newsletter designed to enhance
the practice of North Carolina's child welfare workers
by providing them with information about research and
- Dr. Siu-kau
Cheung, CityU of Hong Kong - A registered social worker
in Hong Kong and a social work educator, specializing
in parent education and researching on family relationships.
Site linking to useful ideas on planning social work programmes.
- Farina consulting
provider of consulting & mental health services
- Provider of consulting and mental health services for
emotionally and behaviorally disturbed children, youth
and families as well as children with emotional needs.
- 232-HELP Information
and Referral Center - 232-HELP is a comprehensive
information and referral agency for health and human services
providing crisis intervention, advocacy, resource referral
and case management for southwest Louisiana.
- HIRL Higher Institute
for Readaptation Sciences Louvain - HIRL Higher Institute
for Readaptation Sciences Louvain is a college of higher
education with two departments: the Graduate in Social
Readaptation Sciences and the Postgraduate in Non-Commercial
- Hyun Jun's Social
Welfare Study - Focused on Comparative Social Welfare,
Social Welfare Evaluation, and Social Welfare Research.
- International Journal
of Rural Psychology - Forum for professionals, academics
and students to have articles and reports published about
issues relating to rural psychology
Resources for Social Workers - Social work job search
Christian Social Work Page - Nancy Goforth's Christian
Social Work Site. Also includes some personal information
- The New Social
Worker Online - THE NEW SOCIAL WORKER ONLINE is an
electronic companion to the print magazine devoted to
social work students and recent graduates. Includes full-text
articles, an online career center, social work links,
County Council's Social Services website - Information
on statutory services provided by Nottinghamshire Social
Services, including care for adults and children, adoption
and fostering, welfare rights, carers etc.
- Professionals only site for anonomously debriefing,
informally consulting, and exchanging information. SOL
provides research updates, treatment protocols and access
to qualified experts.
- Social Science Information
Gateway (SOSIG) - The Social Science Information Gateway
(SOSIG) aims to provide a trusted source of selected,
high quality Internet information for researchers and
practitioners in the social sciences, business and law.
It is part of the UK Resource Discovery Network.
- Social Services
Directory Database - A-To-Z Social Services Directory
Database organized by Need(s)or Keywords/Keyphrases. It
is on both Hard Copy and on Diskette version.
- Social Services
InfoNet - Link to Internet resources, selected and
indexed by Cambridge Scientific Abstracts editors. Includes
reviewed books in social work, new Web sites, topical
bibliographies, and social policy. Some material requires
- Social Work Access
Network (SWAN) - SWAN has become the site of choice
for professionals, educators, and students searching the
web for resources related to social work. Access to lists
of schools of social work in the US, listservs, conferences,
chats etc. Find members in their Virtual Community.
Social Work Cafe - Tobi Ann Shane's Social Work Cafe
has become the online meeting place of choice for social
work students. Access to community bulletin boards, student
message board, reading room, career advice, chat etc.
Work Case Recruitment - Case Study Recruitment for
a New Text book. This is a solicitation for Cases that
Social Workers currently in the field (or even not currently
in the field) can submit for a book being published on
Case Studies. Credit will be noted of the author and agency.
- Social work essays and
articles - Kieran Lyons is a social work student in
the UK. His site provides access to social work essays
and management articles, including communication and social
policy. Helpful to students.
- Social Work
Search - A search engine for social workers, including
links to practice, education, research, and employment
Social Work Student - The purpose of this site is
to give all students of social work, access to relevant
links and information to help you with your course.
Social Work Student Nexus Board Room - Bulletin Board
for social work students.
Work Student Resource Pages - Comprehensive UK based
database of links to relevant sites useful in research
and practice to social workers and students. Includes
links to charities, government, mental health, older people,
jobs, disability and substance misuse among many others.
- Social Work
Student's Essay Help Page - Collection of social work
essays collated by a UK social work student. There are
about 50 different essays (and growing) under each title
which come with their mark and date submitted.
- Society for Social Work
and Research (SSWR) - A non-profit association committed
to improving the support for research among social workers.
- Student resource site
- Assignments from the British Diploma in Social Work
completed at Nottingham Trent University in August 1999,
and links to other health and social care resources.
- The Therapeutic
Milieu - The Therapeutic Milieu is a web community
for social work, MFT, counseling and mental health professionals
treating at-risk youth and emotionally disturbed children
in a group home or residential treatment facility. Many
Women's Addictions - This two day conference (2 &
3 Oct. 2000) will focus on the multi-dimensional treatment
issues that have emerged for women affected by substance-related
disorders and the implications of substance use.
Social Work - UK Information Gateway featuring resources
for social workers, probation officers, psychologists,
counsellors, drugs workers and other health and social
care staff in the UK. By Conny Carnuth.
Resources for Social Workers - This is the largest
social work meta-index in the world. It allows browsing
of hierarchical categories as well as key word searches.
Facilitated by Dr Gary Holden.