The FAMCare Blog

Un-kept Promises at the VA

Posted by George Ritacco on Jun 30, 2014 3:30:00 PM
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Topics: Social Services Industry News, Government, Veterans Issues

A NEW AGE OF EFFICIENCY for Nonprofits

Posted by George Ritacco on Jun 11, 2014 3:00:00 PM

Don't Leave Your People Behind

Every nonprofit agency in the country, large or small, is already implementing, or is about to implement, the installation of a new software system. The development of modern Human Services Software is dragging even the most reluctant agencies into a new age of efficiency.

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Topics: Social Services Industry News, Government, FAMCare Tips and Tools, Technology Speak

Social Workers Picket Demanding Lower Caseloads

Posted by George Ritacco on Jun 10, 2014 3:30:00 PM
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Topics: Social Services Industry News, Child Welfare, Government

World Elder Abuse Awareness Day Coming Up on June 15th

Posted by George Ritacco on Jun 4, 2014 4:30:00 PM

Imagine how vulnerable it must feel to be utterly dependent on others to help you with even the most basic things. “Things aren’t what they used to be,” you think to yourself while waiting for the attendant to assist you in getting out of bed. You’re having trouble remembering your attendant’s name -- Kimberly? Bethany? You reflect on how unpleasant it is to have to rely on someone else to take you to the bathroom.

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Topics: Social Services Industry News, Elderly/Aging Long Term Care

Let's Play Poker

Posted by George Ritacco on Jun 4, 2014 3:30:00 PM

How many of your clients do you know? When case managers are asked this question, their answers might surprise you. Some, of course, say they know all of their clients. Some answer that they know most of their clients. Some, on the other hand, believe that they don't truly know any.

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Topics: Child Welfare, Foster Care, Juvenile Justice, FAMCare Tips and Tools