Still Unclear: Why are There So Many Black Children in the Child Welfare System? by Ijeoma Nwabuzor Ogbonnaya, Ph.D.

Growing up in a house with a mother who is a children’s social worker made me privy to the many issues children and families involved with child welfare face, as well as the burden these issues may have on social workers. For example, I learned at a young age that some parents get their children […]

DEVELOPING LEADERS IN HUMAN SERVICES—A MODEL by Patti Rahiser

If you retire tomorrow, will there be someone to step in and continue your work as a leader?  The Southern Area Consortium of Human Services (SACHS) pondered this question shortly after they organized their coalition.  SACHS was established in 2001 and consists of human service Directors from the Southern California Counties of Imperial, Los Angeles, […]