Social Services Assistant

Social Services Assistants help social workers and healthcare workers provide services to individuals in their care. In this course, you will learn how to evaluate client needs, assist clients with obtaining services including welfare, Medicaid and food stamps, and techniques for providing person centered support. Techniques for organizing and facilitating group activities and providing daily living skills to prepare individuals living in halfway and supportive housing will be discussed.

MODULES

  • Understanding direct service
  • Facilitating positive behaviors
  • Communication: interpersonal skills
  • Cultural awareness
  • Physical development supports
  • Person centered planning
  • Services and supports
  • Regulations, documentation and reporting
  • Path from Training to Career

PREREQUISITES

High school diploma or GED

COURSES

Course Code: HREL G5003

Date: 3/18/19 to 5/31/19

Day/Time: Monday/Wednesday/Friday, 9:00am-12:00pm

Room: 303

Cost: TBA

 

Course Code: HREL G5003

Date: 2/19/19 to 6/13/19

Day/Time: Tuesday/Thursday, 5:30pm to 8:30pm

Room: 301

 Cost: TBA