socw6520 assignment agency presentation wk4
Various agencies contribute to the social services offered in social work practice. Although the goal of many social work agencies may appear the sameâ€”to offer social services to clients who need themâ€”each agency provides a unique approach or opportunity to deliver those needs.
As a future social worker, understanding the position of your agency in reference to the world of social work practice might provide valuable perspectives for applying your professional skills.
For this Assignment, research the agency you are working with for your field education experience. Examine the characteristics of your agency in reference to the field of social work and the types of services offered to clients.
The Assignment (8â€“10 PowerPoint slides, voice over optional):
Create an Agency PowerPoint Presentation that includes the following:
- Define the characteristics of the population(s) served by your agency.
- Describe the sources of funding for your agency.
- Explain the agencyâ€™s mission statement and compare it to your agency learning agreement.
- Describe the organizational structure of your agency.
Bright Futures Ahead Mission statement
The mission of Bright Futures Ahead is to provide the highest quality services in a supportive environment, promoting dignity and respect that will improve the quality of our clientâ€™s lives while allowing them their own voices to create their own destinies.
Population served – Youth, adolescents (ages 5 -17 years) and adults in low-to-moderate income families who have a qualifying mental health diagnosis.
Sources of funding – Maryland Medicaid
Organization Structure – CEO/Program Director,COO/Safety Officer, CFO/Compliance Officer, Exec. Assistant / HR Director, Admin Assistant, Rehabilitation Specialist (Licensed Social worker), Rehabilitation Coordinators