Social Work Interest Group

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This community is for anyone interested in learning more about social work in public libraries. The PLA Social Worker Task Force will use this space to discuss issues facing public libraries, provide a space to connect with others, generate and share best practices and resources.

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H.R. 8822 - House bill to support funding for social workers in public libraries
0 7 days ago by Lauren Kage
People with lived experience on library boards/commissions
0 2 months ago by Julie Winkelstein
Final Call for Participation in Survey about Library Services for Sexual and Reproductive Health Information
0 5 months ago by Barbara Alvarez
Supervision of Interns
1 6 months ago by Bex Drummonds
Original post by Kathleen Hughes
Call for Participation in Survey about Library Services for Sexual and Reproductive Health Information
0 7 months ago by Barbara Alvarez
Security Assessment Consultant Question
0 7 months ago by Steph Myers
PLA Social Worker Task Force Preconference at PLA 2022
0 10 months ago by Kathleen Hughes
Accessibility in Public Library Makerspaces
0 10 months ago by Amelia Anderson
Guidance for Library Social Worker Positions - New from PLA Social Worker Task Force4
0 one year ago by Kathleen Hughes
New book about homelessness and libraries!
0 one year ago by Julie Winkelstein
Question.
0 one year ago by Ricardo Flores
Reminder for Survey Request: Urban Librarians Unite Survey on Trauma in Library Workplaces
0 one year ago by Urban Libraries Unit Fellow
Mental Health Services for Library Staff
9 one year ago by Molly Miskiewicz
Original post by Kit Lowrance
Job Description for Library Social Worker
4 one year ago by Peggy Padgett
Survey Request: Urban Librarians Unite Survey on Trauma in Library Workplaces
0 one year ago by Urban Libraries Unit Fellow
Normalizing the Mental Health Narrative within the Community
0 one year ago by Michelle Dickinson
11th National Conference of African American Librarians
0 one year ago by Suanne Wymer
Interview Questions
2 one year ago by Darcy Mohr
Librarians with Bachelor degree in Social Work/Human Services
2 one year ago by Sarah Johnson
Original post by Rachelle Brandel
Atlanta Journal Constitution article about Gwinnett County Social Work interns in libraries
0 one year ago by Meg Wilson
Typical Work Day/Week for a Library Social Worker
0 one year ago by Brielle Maynor
Anyone willing to share their library's proposal for a Social Worker?
10 one year ago by Lee Patterson, LMSW
Original post by Sarah Gallagher
Reminder: Invitation to Recruit for a Research Study about Social Work Library Interns
0 one year ago by Sarah Johnson
Invitation to Participate in or Recruit for a Research Study about Social Work Library Interns
0 one year ago by Sarah Johnson
Social Worker Role in Front Line De-escalation
5 one year ago by Lee Patterson, LMSW
Original post by Amanda Lepage
[ALA Online Course] Whole Person Librarianship: Social Work Concepts for Holistic Patron Services
0 one year ago by Sara Zettervall
Public health screening policies
0 2 years ago by Adam Davis
Library Social Work after Re-Opening: Crowd-sourcing Ideas and Strategies
3 2 years ago by Elissa Hardy
Reopening of Libraries in Larger Cities
1 2 years ago by Meg Wilson
Original post by Elissa Hardy
Looking for Social Worker or Outreach staff with Seattle Public Library
0 2 years ago by Jean Badalamenti
Client Tracking Software
8 2 years ago by Jean Badalamenti
Original post by Jessica Campbell
WebJunction Webinar with Patrick Lloyd, Member of PLA Social Worker Task Force
1 2 years ago by Elissa Hardy
Original post by Jean Badalamenti
Dr. Llewellyn Cornelius from the University of Georgia School of Social Work interviewed Peer Navigators at the Denver Public Library
0 2 years ago by Elissa Hardy
New Course on DigitalLearn: Using Healthcare.gov to Enroll in Health Insurance
0 2 years ago by Leighann Wilson
Creating Access for Violence Survivors (CAVS) program wins award in Indiana
0 2 years ago by Noah Lenstra
Social Work in the Academic Library
1 2 years ago by Kit Lowrance
Original post by Noah Lenstra
October 2019 Social Work Virtual Forum Recording Available
0 2 years ago by Kathleen Hughes
Webinar - Understanding Trauma Informed Approaches in Public Libraries
0 3 years ago by Kathleen Hughes
September 2019 - Social Workers in Public Libraries Virtual Forum - Recording Available
0 3 years ago by Kathleen Hughes
stable funding
4 3 years ago by Leslie Kahn
Original post by Anna Scheyett
Any social workers willing to share their experiences?
1 3 years ago by Sarah Johnson
Original post by Darcy Mohr
August 2019 Social Work in Public Libraries Virtual Forum - Recording Available
0 3 years ago by Kathleen Hughes
statistics
0 3 years ago by Shari Buchmann
Public Libraries Respond to the Opioid Crisis with Their Communities
0 3 years ago by Elissa Hardy
Social workers, libraries and rural areas
4 3 years ago by Sarah Johnson
Original post by Julie Winkelstein
June 2019- Social Work in Public Libraries Forum - Recording Available
0 3 years ago by Kathleen Hughes
What is Library Social Work? NASW Podcast Features PLA SW Task Force Member Debra Walsh Keane
1 3 years ago by Sarah Johnson
Original post by Kathleen Hughes
Social Work in Public Libraries MAY -- Virtual Recording Available
0 3 years ago by Kathleen Hughes
Social Work Interest Group Meet-Up at ALA Annual Conference
1 3 years ago by Sarah Johnson
Original post by Kathleen Hughes
Questions about social work in public libraries? Ask the experts in PLA's virtual forum series!
4 3 years ago by Samantha Lopez