I am not exactly a social media maven, so the fact that I’m writing this article at all is somewhat amusing. I don’t use Twitter or Instagram or whatever the current cool social media platform is. I will also be the first to admit that it took me a long, long time to join the […]
“Massachusetts foster care system is looking for new options as opioid epidemic increases children in system”
Massachusetts’ foster care system is currently dealing with an influx of newborns due to the drug epidemic plaguing the nation. http://www.masslive.com/news/index.ssf/2016/11/massachusetts_foster_care_syst.html
http://wvpublic.org/post/drug-epidemic-takes-toll-foster-care-system This is a piece about the struggles that foster parents face when dealing with children who had biological parents addicted to drugs and the problems carried over to the children.
This is an article by Charleston Gazette, written by Kate White, that talks about what some of our state’s inmates are doing to help the community. The art created was part of an auction for “Giving Back with HeART” in the Culture Center in Charleston, WV. This was the third time that this event has been held. All […]
To help meet demand, a second Cyber Safety course has been added to follow Trauma 3 on November 12, 2016 at the DHHR located at 407 Neville Street Beckley, WV 25801. As always, you must Pre-Register for this and any other In-Service prior to the session to ensure the trainer has the correct amount of […]
Due to a high volume demand, there has been an additional Trauma Round scheduled for the Beckley area. These sessions will take place on November 5th & November 12th at the Raleigh County DHHR. You must pre-register for these sessions and any other In-Services sessions by calling the Concord University Social Work Department at 304-716-4998 […]
Due to lack of participants, the Level III In Service titled “Parenting the Drug or Alcohol Affected Child” scheduled for September 22, 2016 in Pineville has been cancelled. We are sorry for this inconvenience, please keep checking WVFACT.com for any updates.