This student section is the online resource for social work students who are interested in learning more about gerontological social work.
Todd Crawford Awarded Student Travel Scholarship
August 26, 2013Congratulations to Todd Crawford of Southern University at New Orleans who has been awarded the Ashley Brooks-Danso Memorial Fund Student Travel Scholarship. He has earned $500 and a complimentary registration for travel to the CSWE Annual Program Meeting in Dallas, TX.
Sex and Older Adult Care
August 21, 2013This Bloomberg article highlights the ways in which the Hebrew Home in New York encourages healthy sexual expression in nursing homes, serving as an example to others.
Guide to Resources in Aging
August 19, 2013NADD's Gerontological Taskforce compiled a guide outlining funding sources and other resources which support gerontological social work.
Aging in Place with Simple Home Repairs
July 22, 2013Recent studies indicate that simple home repairs may prevent unnecessary nursing home placements. This Washington Post article describes in more detail how inexpensive home repairs and coordinated care are supporting aging in place.
CSWE Gero-Ed Center
A program of the Hartford Geriatric Social Work Initiative1701 Duke Street, Suite 200 Alexandria, VA 22314P: +1.703.683.8080 F: +1.703.683.8099 E: firstname.lastname@example.org