We Help Podcast: Ep. 2 #WeStandUp

Each April since 2001, the National Sexual Violence Resource Center has organized Sexual Assault Awareness Month (SAAM) to bring attention to the nearly one in five women and one in 71 men who are the victims of rape. The month is observed with educational events, media campaigns and fundraisers to […]

 

Art Exhibit "#WeStandUp: Social Workers For Survivors Of Sexual Assault"

SocialWorkLicenseMap launched a campaign for Sexual Assault Awareness Month called #WeStandUp! The goal of the campaign is to spotlight the untold stories of social workers and the unique impact that they have on survivors. We would like to invite you to the last phase of the campaign where we will […]

 

#WeStandUp | Social Worker Stories

April marks Sexual Assault Awareness Month! Social workers provide a unique and value impact on the healing and empowerment of victims and […]

We Help Podcast: Ep. 1 Pilot Home

There are an estimated 15.1 million people around the world who have been forced from their homes by violence, according to the latest figures available from the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees. While the majority of these refugees and asylum-seekers are in sub-Saharan Africa (4.1 million) or Asia and […]

 

Four Roommates, Four Social Services Degrees

When considering graduate school or a master’s degree, it’s important to figure out exactly which program is right for you. Four roommates went through that process, each one coming out with a degree that fit their interests and professional goals. Carolyn, Emily, Lauren and Stephanie met as undergraduate students at […]

 

Alyssa Vu: Becoming A Social Worker

This post was written by guest writer Alyssa Vu. Alyssa is a Junior studying Social Work at New York University. She is originally from San Jose, California but currently resides in New York, New York. I was raised in a traditional Vietnamese household, and I mean very Vietnamese. I grew […]