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March is National Social Workers Month

March is Social Workers Month, and the 80 or so who work for Nevada County are getting a big thank you. Adult Services Program Manager Tamaran Cook has about 15 on her staff, and says they put in a lot of hours…

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There’s also the Child Protective Services program, which gets over a thosand referral a year, and has had many more face to face contacts with various people throughout the community. Cook says, in honor of their hard work, they’ll be getting a little party…

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Social workers are also part of the Senior Outreach Nursing Program, where they can take blood pressure, and just check on the welfare of some of the county’s elderly residents, and the Public Guardian’s Office, where adults are unable to care for themselves.

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