Archive for October 2020
“It’s not about social work partnering with police; it’s about approaching the issue in a novel manner with trained mental health professionals” noted Dr. Diane Elze, a faculty member in the UB School of Social Work.
There is no shortage of outreach programs for the unhoused. But the process of knowing what to apply for, how to apply for it and whether you qualify is complicated.
Free marketeers do not traffic in economic miracle cures. They promote the more worldly arts of constraining governments from public spending; putting assets in trusts to shield them from taxation; establishing arbitration tribunals where corporations can sue governments for lost profits; subjecting public services to time-wasting audits; writing tax codes that allow the wealthy to write off losses and avoid income tax; prohibiting workers from unionising.
The Scottish Poverty and Inequality Research Unit at Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has received funding from the Scottish Government to map out-of-school activity and food provisions for children, young people, and their families.