[SOLVED] Local Program
Assignment # 1. See Appendix C for grading criteria Identify and present on a local program or service that addresses the problem (20%). You will be graded on the quality of your presentation, how engaging a presentation it is and the depth of information you were able to obtain from your electronic search. Use the following guide to obtain the information. You must present the following information. 1. Name and location of agency 2. What is the mission of the agency? 3. What are the goals and objectives of the agency? 4. Is the agency a public or private agency? a. If the agency is a public agency, is it a federal, state, county, or city agency? b. What legislation created the agency and assigned responsibilities to the agency? c. If the agency is a private, nonprofit agency, why was it organized? 5. What distinguishes this agency from other agencies? 6. For each program or service offered by the agency, describe the following: a. What types of problems are addressed? b. What specific services are offered to clients? c. What types of clients receive the services (age, gender, race, cultural background)? d. What are the educational backgrounds of the providers of services? e. In your opinion, is the program or service effective? Why, or why not? f. What are typical outcomes of services provided (success rates, poor outcomes, referrals made to other agencies)? g. What is a major problem faced by the agency in the delivery of services to clients? Assignment # 2 See Appendix C for grading criteria PPT presentation of journal article on social work practice in delivery of child welfare services to culturally diverse populations. Oral Presentation (10%). You will be graded on the quality of your power point, presentation and how well it appears that you understood the article. Select a professional journal article related to addressing your issue and social work practice with a culturally diverse group that is different from your own culture. Your article should not be older than 5 years old. A. Your power point should contain the following: Highlights of the article in your own words. Use bullets detailing o Purpose of the study o Methods (how did they collect the data, using what tools, how many participants, etc.) o Findings o Implications of the article: Who can use the information in the article? Social workers working in which areas of practice? Working with what types of clients? How can social workers use the information in the article? Does the article take into consideration social policy? If yes, explain. If not, what could have been taken into consideration?