Estimated resources to quickly relieve caseload and workload for existing Child Welfare employees, allow Child Welfare caseworkers
to spend more time with children and families, and reduce turnover.
Child welfare caseworkers
are inundated with high caseloads, many documentation requirements, and a lack of insightful support from antiquated systems.
have struggled to keep up with the volume of paperwork required to investigate child abuse and neglect, only meeting the requirements to complete investigations within 60 days 74 percent of the time and complete safety assessments within seven days 94 percent of the time.
Currently, only OCS caseworkers
are using the system, but the Michigan Child Support Program also consists of prosecuting attorneys, enforcement agents, the Friend of the Court offices, and other personnel.
support was measured as the mean response to three items.
what Jeanette is supposed to do," the caseworker
With these constructs in mind, items were generated to tap two dimensions of parents' experience: (1) the degree to which parents perceive their caseworkers
to be doing family-focused actions (that is, the degree to which parents perceive their caseworkers
to be empowering, and so forth) and (2) the degree to which parents feel empowered, respected, understood, and supported (presumably, as a result of those caseworker
Joy Carroll, 69, of Stockton, has been a caseworker
since last November.
at the time, Ali, went with me to the psychiatrist and took me out to lunch.
Descriptive data showed that African American clients reported higher levels of caseworker
bias than Hispanic clients but they did not report caseworker
bias as frequently as Haitian clients.
To purchase a mobile unit and hire a caseworker
who will travel throughout the Saint-Hyacinthe region to reach young people in need.
The purpose of the current study was to identify caseworker
perceptions of (a) reasons for youth removal from a home environment and (b) the parameters of intolerable problem categories that prompt such decisions.