ERIC Number: ED179066
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1979
Reference Count: 0
[Innovative Services: The Use of Parent Aides in Child Protective Services]. Module 4. Interface: Coordinating the Parent Aide Program with the Department of Human Resources.
Anderson, Stephen C.; And Others
Module 4 of a seven module package for child protective service workers focuses on coordinating efforts of a parent aide program for abused and neglected children and their families with the Department of Human Resources. Five activities deal with the following aspects of the interface: (1) criteria for determining which cases are suitable for trained volunteers; (2) the case referral process; (3) policies relating to volunteers; (4) the importance of understanding the goals and operation of a volunteer program; and (5) development of forms for efficient recordkeeping. Included are directions for using the media package and questions for discussion. (SBH)
Descriptors: Agency Cooperation, Child Abuse, Child Neglect, Family Counseling, Family Problems, Guidelines, Paraprofessional Personnel, Parent Education, Parent Participation, Parent Workshops, Program Development, Volunteers
Resource Center on Child Abuse and Neglect, 2609 University, SWB 314, Austin, TX 78712 ($25.00 for printed materials only, $100.00 for entire package that includes printed and audio visual materials)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Texas Univ., Austin. School of Social Work.
Note: For related information, see EC 122 172-179 ; Best copy available