One can not research social work without coming across the name Jane Addams. Jane’s work within the world of social reform, had a great deal of lasting power. She was at the time of her death, best known for establishing the Hull house and advocating for fair treatment of immigrant communities. Her work may have started in Chicago, but reached worldwide with her reform. Jane Addams influences had a wide reach with lasting results, the greatest being the Hull house.
Sedfrey Robles General Purpose: To Inform Topic: American Red Cross Statement of Specific Purpose: To inform the class about Red Cross and how that organization have helped many people. Thesis Statement: American Red Cross is one of the most helpful organizations here in the U.S. because it help/save many people with providing blood, shelter, support and tips to help us in terrible situation. I. Introduction a. Attention Getter - 5 amazing things red cross does to help and they help disaster relief, supporting military families, provide lifesaving blood, international service and give some health and safety services.
Florence Kelley was born September 12, 1859 in Philadelphia PA. Kelley was a political reformer, who fought for the rights of women and children. Florence Kelly has made great contributions to society, and paved the way for future social workers, yet providing information from her earlier discoveries that I may use to in my practice as a social worker. According to Drier., “Kelly was brought up in an activist family”. Her father was U.S congressman, a social activist, who fought for the rights of men and women. Florence Kelley was a leader in the organization to prevent sweatshops, a pioneer in advocating for working women, the implementing minimum wage and, the eight hour day ( P.Dreir, 2012, p.71).
She spent a lot of time and effort getting the world to where it is today. It was her dedication and hard work that helped the blacks have the equality that they have today. LIFE EXPERIENCES Mary McLeod Bethune has a lot of experiences in her life that affected her in a positive way. Her full name is Mary Jane Mcleod Bethune. She was born in Mayesville, South Carolina on July 10, 1875.
NLP New Technology - The Technology Of Achievement By Dane Bergen Aug 18, 2007 NLP - Neuro Linguistic Programming - is a new technology of achievement and success. NLP new technology helps enhance effective communication, personal change and personal development. It is a new approach to communication and development. If one wishes to overcome fears, and increase confidence in self, in addition to enriching relationships, and achieving greater success, NLP new technology is the way. Your internal and external language and the concepts you hold affects the way you think .
Audrey worked with UNICEF (United Nations International Children's Emergency Fund) to help children all over the world. “I can testify to what UNICEF means to children, because I was among those who received food and medical relief right after World War II," said Hepburn when she was appointed as a Goodwill Ambassador in 1989. "I have a long-lasting gratitude and trust for what UNICEF does" (UNICEF). Audrey Hepburn worked for UNICEF in the field, as well as at home. She went on many trips including a polio vaccine project in Turkey, training programs for women in Venezuela, and projects for children living and working on the street in Ecuador.
Summary This is a summary of the journal “ Social Works as an Integral Profession” written by Heather Larkin. In the journal, Heather describe social work as a profession. The main center of the social work is to provide service to the vulnerable people in the purpose of promoting social well-being. Social work practice is guide by knowledge, skills and values on helping service users to improve their social function, their ability to interact with and relate to others within their social contexts. Since the establishment of social work, it had been a comprehensive career and keep on develop across the time.
In this program, it is a good chance for me to know more about the difficulties to recruit the participants in the youth center, as I want to be a good social worker in the youth settings and school settings. 5.) Contingency Plan In this experience, there were so many immediate crises came up. For example, the participants felt happy and excited and they disturbed the others. At this moment, it reflects my spot reaction.
A resident, by the name of Laura Warburton, has helped the community in such a way that she has changed many people’s lives for the better. She has led the way in helping the young and homeless individuals by having the community collect cold-weather gear. Because of Warburton’s vision in helping the young and homeless, shelters are being prepared to open. Warburton’s advice is, “See it, fix it. Do it scared if you have to.
Since then, she always spoke in favor of social reforms, and proposed many solutions to the issues urbanization brought. Jane Addams is very important because in the year 1890, she built her own settlement house called the Hull House. She worked with Ellen Gates to get it built and operation within the city of Chicago, having a big impact upon the
They used social surveys to find the income and employment information of a community. Using the social survey, they could help the people of a community in need of help. The Social Gospel build settlement houses for the poor to live in. There workers gave courage to the residents, many of whom were immigrants. There they provided adult education classes, kindergarten, and job training.
“Coldest Night of the Year” can be categorized by this community development strategy as it aims to increase the connections of people who are passionate about advocating for people experiencing homelessness. The event helps to build community by people coming together in support of a local charitable organization that provides resources for people experiencing homelessness. The walk itself also provides a sense of community because groups of people
One of my closest friends, Ellen Gates Starr, and I have pondered on the idea of naming one of the many settlement houses to be named the “Hull House” where it would be located in Chicago and also provide such services to those in nearby communities and neighborhoods as well. The many goals of this settlement house would be to “assimilate and ease the transition of immigrants into the labor force by teaching them middle class American values” and “…provide social services to families who are unable to afford daycare centers and various necessities”. Following the opening of numerous settlement houses, I would guarantee you that I will express my journey and findings in a book to which I would name “Twenty Years at Hull House”.
GG Surrey ASYE supporting statement 2 I qualified as a Social Worker in July 2016 from London Southbank University; I am HCPC registered and would like to be considered for the ASYE programme. As a newly qualified social worker I am looking to achieve and develop my social work career, including the opportunity to complete the Assessed and Supported Year in Employment (ASYE). Over the years, I have developed extensive experience of working with both children and adults from diverse social backgrounds as well as contributing positively to social care service delivery. I am reliable, considerate and have the flexibility to adapt to new roles, tasks and challenging situations; I am also able to negotiate through effective communication, and trust