Collaborative Activity: What Does it Take to Work in Human Services? Resource: Global Issues in Context: “How Can We Help Men? by Helping Women?”



Collaborative Activity: What Does it Take to Work in Human Services? Resource: Global Issues in Context: “How Can We Help Men? by Helping Women?”
Collaborative Activity: What Does it Take to Work in Human Services? Resource: Global Issues in Context: “How Can We Help Men? by Helping Women?”

Respond to the following questions in at least 350 words:

Do you have any apprehensions about working in human services?
Name a human services agendy you beleive does a greater good, for the largest number of people? What are some reasons why an individual may choose a degree in human service?
What are some of the beahviors or skills an organization would expect of a new human service professional?
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

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HS 255 WEEK 1 The Value of a Human Service Agency
Write a 700- to 1,050-word reflection paper responding to the following questions:

Do you believe human services agencies in your city are meeting the needs of people?
What personal opinions or biases do you have toward people who may need to receive assistance?
How may these opinions or biases affect your entry into human services?
What steps can you take to make sure your personal opinions or biases do not negatively affect the clients you may come across in a human service agency?
Do you believe that one agency can properly address most of the needs of a community, or do you believe large scale programs, such as United Way and American Red Cross do a better job of serving the needs of communities?
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

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HS 255 WEEK 1 Navigating the HHS.gov Website
Navigate to the Social Services section of The U.S Department of Health and Human Services website.

Click the www.hhs.gov link.
Click Programs and Services.
Click on Social Services
Note. There is a wealth of information available to better understand your role in Human Services, and what working in Human Services does for our nation.

Write 300 to 750-word synopsis of the Family & Individual Support section of the site. This includes the following areas:

Child Support Enforcement
Foster Care
Adoption
Homelessness
Supporting Military Families
Programs to Seniors
Programs for Persons with Disabilities
Answer the following questions:

Is there anything that you learned, that you did not already know?
Why do you think each one of these groups needs special representation from the government?
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.

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