Who can benefit from Social Work services?
Any student who is experiencing difficulty in the school, home or community that is negatively impacting his/her overall well-being. Social work services are not exclusive and will be provided in collaboration with School Counselors and School Psychologists.
What services do the Social Workers provide?
The Social Workers can provide a range of services including individual support; group work; assistance with specific Individualized Education Plan (IEP) goals and behavior management plans; truancy elimination plans and service coordination including referral for services within the community. When service coordination is required, the Social Workers will assist students and families in locating service providers who will best meet their needs. Additionally, the Social Workers can assist families with securing insurance coverage through Medical Assistance.