May is Mental Health Awareness Month

The CCS School Social Work Team

 CCS SSW Team and District Colleagues

Promoting Positive Change in CCS

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agents of change

School Social Work Association of America

For those who do not feel heard...school social workers listen.
For those who have unmet needs...school social workers advocate.
For those who feel marginalized...school social workers empower.
School Social Workers make positive change!

Overview of School Social Work Services

Social Workers Change Futures
NC SSW Vision
- To create nurturing relationships with students that enhance academic achievement and personal success as globally productive citizens in the 21st century. We utilize advocacy, leadership and collaboration to promote overall academic success by providing services that strengthen home, school and community partnerships
and alleviate barriers to learning.
 
 
 

Our services in CCS include...

  • Crisis Intervention
  • Parent Education
  • Family Outreach
  • Assessment
  • Consultation
  • Information and Referral
  • Mental Health & Wellness
  • Case Management
  • Attendance Monitoring/Investigations
  • Dropout Prevention
  • Graduation Awareness
  • Support for Students Experiencing Homelessness

Helping Students...

  • increase academic success
  • improve relationships with peers
  • cope with challenging life events
  • improve self-esteem and self-discipline
  • learn problem-solving skills
  • learn decision making skills
  • become resilient, successful learners  

Helping Families...

  • understand the educational and developmental goals of their children
  • advocate on behalf of their children regarding school performance
  • link with helpful school and community resources
  • understand school policies, programs and services
  • identify and celebrate family strengths that promote academic success

Helping Educators...

  • understand family, cultural, school and community factors that may impact student performance
  • link with families to address obstacles to academic success
  • develop and implement strategies to enhance academic success
  • understand child abuse and neglect reporting laws, procedures and policies
  • address social, emotional and behavioral challenges of students
  • coordinate school and community resources to meet student and family needs
          
   ssw rock

Student Services

Mr. John Basilice
Director of Student Services
john.basilice@Cabarrus.k12.nc.us
704.786.6191
P.O. Box 388
Concord, NC 28026

For questions about this site, contact:
Nina G. Wilkerson
CCS School Social Worker
nina.wilkerson@cabarrus.k12.nc.us
 


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Last Modified on April 30, 2017
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