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Alberta Alberta Family and Social Services

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Works: 258 works in 422 publications in 1 language and 640 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  Directories  Handbooks and manuals 
Classifications: HV109.A5, 354.7123008406
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Meeting the need-- : a fairer, better system for Albertans : a white paper on reforms to the Alberta Day Care Program by Alberta( Book )

8 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This White Paper presents reforms to the current structure of government funding for day care centre services, including child care subsidies. It also discusses reforms to training requirements for day care centre staff. The paper discusses the historical background of day care in the province; the role of parents, day care providers, and government; and recommends specific reforms to the operating allowance program, the child care subsidy program, day care staff qualifications, and to the staff-child ratio for infants
Children involved in prostitution : report by Alberta( Book )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young offender protocol by Alberta( Book )

5 editions published between 1990 and 1995 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The intent of the Department of Family and Social Services and the Department of the Solicitor General is to set rules of procedure for ongoing interactions between the staff of both departments and their agents in dealing with joint clients. This protocol describes how the two departments and their agents should work together for the benefit of youths who have joint status or for those who need Family and Social Services involvement yet have no child welfare status. The protocol creates a process for the resolution of day to day issues, thereby laying the foundation for good working relationships and for a more effective coordinated provision of services to youth
A Guide to services for Albertans with disabilities by Alberta( Book )

7 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This guide describes provincial programs and services, and lists community services and other resources available. Addresses and telephone numbers are provided along with a description of the service. All areas of government are covered including: education, health, culture and multiculturalism, labour, recreation and parks, financial services, housing, human rights, legal services, and telephone communications
Core standards by Alberta( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1991 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document contains a history of the Department, and discusses aspects of core standards for service providers including protection of human rights, service planning, and the capacity to provide service
One step at a time : Supports for Independence by Alberta( Book )

5 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on providing the resources and supports that clients need to work toward gaining greater independence for themselves and their families. It discusses income support programs, supports for independence, and client issues
Reshaping child welfare by Alberta( Book )

3 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breaking the pattern : how Alberta communities can help by Alberta( Book )

5 editions published between 1985 and 1994 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This booklet provides descriptive abstracts of 26 American and 3 Canadianpublications written on the subject of wife assault since 1977. Full bibliographic citations for each book
AiSH, Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped : a guide by Alberta( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1996 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Assured Income for the Severely Handicapped program in Alberta provides financial benefits to adults with severe and permanent disabilities that substantially limit the ability to earn a living. This guide describes the financial and medical benefits under the program, conditions for eligibility, how benefits are calculated, how to apply for benefits under the program, appeal procedures, and how to apply for additional support. A list of district offices dealing with the program is appended
Alberta day care reforms : a fairer, better system for Albertans( Book )

2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provincial accountability framework for child and family services by Alberta( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Components of the framework presented in this document will help guide Alberta Child & Family Services authorities. Sections of the document include: a list of relevant legislation; a governance framework that provides the context through which government and Services authorities will work, addressing governance at both a provincial and an individual board level and providing details on roles, responsibilities, and relationships; provincial service standards focusing on positive outcomes that services will be expected to achieve for children and families; a business planning guide to help authorities prepare their first business plan or transitional plan; an approach to monitoring and evaluating services and supports to children and families, and what is needed to ensure success; a protocols framework to ensure continuity, sharing, access, and effectiveness of services; a funding allocation model utilizing a population/needs-based formula; and a policy and procedures handbook
Guardianship : an alternate voice for the dependent adult by Alberta( Book )

5 editions published between 1992 and 1994 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This booklet outlines an individual's role as the legal guardian of a dependent adult, including living arrangements, personal contacts, social activities, employment, education and training, licences and permits, legal matters, health care, and daily living routines; gives advice and assistance for guardians, including community involvement programs and support groups; and reviews some important factors of guardianship, including recording decisions, preparing for a review, and costs of a review
Family day home program manual by Alberta( Book )

2 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Supports for independence, am I eligible? : a guide to social assistance by Alberta( Book )

5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document is an introduction to the program. It provides information to help determine eligibility for the program. It answers the following questions: What is Supports For Independence? Can I get Supports For Independence? What about assets? What about income? What about benefits? How do I apply for Supports For Independence? What papers do I need to bring when I apply? What about services; What if I don't agree with a decision? It also provides a list of district offices. The information is up-to-date as of July 1, 1992
Supports for independence : rights and responsibilities by Alberta( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document is for people who get Supports For Independence (SFI) benefits. It answers the following questions: What is Supports For Independence? What are my rights and responsibilities? What about benefits? What workers do I deal with? How do the SFI client categories affect me? What if my situation changes? How do I report to my worker? How can I help myself? What if I don't agree with a decision? What else should I know? It also provides a list of district offices. The information is up-to-date as of July 1, 1992
Provincial review : Services to 16 and 17 year olds by Alberta( Book )

4 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This report summarizes the issues identified through 3 months of consultations regarding services for 16 and 17-year-olds. Comments are categorized according to whether they relate to Child Welfare, Supports for Independence or other government departments, and then under the headings of legislation and mandate, workload and availability of services, and policy and procedures. The discussion of each issue is followed by recommendations. The major focus of this report is on the need for a co-ordinated approach to providing services to 16- and 17-year-olds, who often fall through the gaps in the social service delivery system. Appendices deal with findings, list committee members, list presenting groups and individuals, and provide written responses from other provinces
Day care licencing : policy manual by Alberta( Book )

5 editions published between 1989 and 1993 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This manual contains the Social Care Facilities Licensing Act in its entirety. Following each legislative reference are departmental polices which interpret legislation, and guidelines and comments which provide further explanation and clarification. An intent statement has been added to many of the legislative references, to clarify in easy to understand language the intent of the legislation. It also adds general program policy which is not tied to legislation, but is required policy by Day Care Programs
Breaking the pattern : understanding wife abuse by Alberta( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This document is designed to explain the problem of wife abuse: how and why it happens; what happens to people in abusive relationships; and how society may contribute to the problem. It includes a list of resources from around the province
Own motion review : Alberta Family and Social Services investigations of licensed day care centres by Alberta( Book )

2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Social resources inventory( )

in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names

controlled identityAlberta. Alberta Health and Wellness

controlled identityAlberta. Alberta Human Resources and Employment

controlled identityAlberta. Alberta Social Services

controlled identityAlberta Social Resources Inventory

Alberta Alberta Family & Social Services

Alberta. Department of Family and Social Services

Alberta Dept. of Family and Social Services

Alberta Family and Social Services

Alberta Social Resources Inventory Alberta Family and Social Services

Family and Social Services

Family and Social Services Alberta

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