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    Discussion 1: Social Security and Social Welfare Programs The way social security is difference from the public assistance program involves a working person to participate in taxation in social security investment by investing their money toward retirement (Popple & Leighninger, 2015). Consequently, social security is an entitlement given to the working class that has invested a qualifying working years to receive a monthly income from age sixty-two and above. In contrast, every state has a welfare benefit for those that are disabled, elderly, or the blind person which has urgent financial need to apply for the benefit. The confusion between social security with public assistance programs is as a result social security management controls…

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    Upon looking for a program that would be accessible with everyday responsibilities yet able to provide me with the adequate education for my field of choice Walden University was one of the top choices. After speaking with an advisor who was able to provide me with program information I soon realized that Walden’s programmed offered a lot more than other programs that were sought. Because I have such high hopes of obtaining my masters it was very important that I found a school that not only…

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    Social Program Introduction The Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) is one of the United States Federal assistance programs. As the first word of the title states, TANF is aimed to provide the families in need with temporary assistance during their struggle of getting their life stable again. Throughout the country, TANF is often referred to as welfare. Families receiving TANF assistance might also have to deal with some stigma that comes with receiving TANF. Overall, TANF aims to…

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    “American Dream” was born, used to be the most influential nation in the world economy. However, since the Second World War, America’s economy has been in a free-fall. The “American Dream” is now only a remnant of long lost heydays. The reason why America has gotten to this dreadful situation may lie in the path that its government chose to develop. For instance, the truly needy do not have enough support from the Social Safety Net programs to get out of poverty: the tax systems should be…

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    Was it possible for social policy and social program to have a huge effect on my family’s life? Social program and social policy that could cause huge effect on my entire family by having support like for worker protection insurance program to provide money and support for my family. As for social policy like for my family being in poverty in order to have a better life by deciding to immigrated to the United of State of American from China to have a better life by finding a better job and…

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    The social relief programs of the 1930s had a huge impact on social services. Social workers were in place before the relief programs. Socials workers were in hospitals, schools, and other agencies. The Great Depression started in the late 1920s. The Great Depression brought heartache to the world, and required the attention of social workers. Franklin D. Roosevelt became President of the United States in 1933. He appointed Frances Perkins to his cabinet as Secretary of Labor. Frances Perkins…

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    Few social programs have the reach and impact as schooling. However, due to its overarching nature there exists a massive dichotomy in the most effective way to employ the immense social program. It seems as if experts have divided themselves into two camps of thought surrounding the underlying structure of education. On one side exist those who see school as a chance to early distinguish students in order to individualize the learning experience. In this faction, an idealized meritocracy…

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    The article provides a preliminary evaluation of the effects of the Superheroes Social Skills program, which was developed to address the need for practice-ready and facilitator-friendly social skills curricula composed of evidence-based practices. Research studies have established that students with Autism spectrum disorders (ASD) are known to have social impairments therefore, it is crucial to address the social deficits when developing social skills programme or intervention plans for these…

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    This chapter takes an in depth look at the literature on diversion programs,the different types of programs, its effectiveness, and participation requirements. Youth in the juvenile justice system often reflect a variety of high-risk elements that include inadequate family support, school failure, negative peer groups, and lack of utilization of community-based services(NCJRS). In order to address some of these high risk elements, we typically divert the youth through the use of diversion…

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    Character-Based Sports Program for Underserved Youth” written by Bean, Whitley & Gould (2014), examines the impact of a youth sport organization in developing life skills and character in youth. Research has been conducted previously on small recreation or sport based programs and also programs put on during school. Although, little has been done to look at extra-curricular activities outside of school and their effect on life skills development for the youth participating. A competitive…

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