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House Proceeding 03-16-10 on Mar 16th, 2010 :: 0:10:55 to 0:12:15
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Carol Shea-Porter

0:10:54 to 0:11:15( Edit History Discussion )

Carol Shea-Porter: the are more than 600,000 people in the united states who devote their lives to social work and to the improvement of the society in which we live by obtaining social work degrees. social workers dedicate their time, energy and career to assisting individuals, families and communities through complicated social issues and complex social issues.

Carol Shea-Porter

0:10:55 to 0:12:15( Edit History Discussion )
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Carol Shea-Porter

0:11:16 to 0:11:36( Edit History Discussion )

Carol Shea-Porter: as many of you know, social workers have been instrumental in helping social movements in the united states and abroad. charles perkins, who reduced the workweek to 48 hours. and hopkins, who relocated to new orleans in order to work for the american red cross as director of civilian relief, gulf division. two examples of social workers

Carol Shea-Porter

0:11:37 to 0:11:59( Edit History Discussion )

Carol Shea-Porter: who saw a need to change conditions for a community and sent us to work in the community to help meet that need. social workers use their tools and skills in schools, courtrooms, clinics, nursing homes and the mitary, just to name a few. however, the need for social workers is expected to grow twice asfast as other occupations, especially within

Carol Shea-Porter

0:12:00 to 0:12:15( Edit History Discussion )

Carol Shea-Porter: the health care sector as our aging demographics require more services. professional social work month and world social work day, which is march 16, 2010, builds awaness of professional social workers and their commitment to people. i urge my colleagues to support this resolution honoring those

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