Human Service Agency Interview

Unit 9 Assignment, you will write a 2-3 page descriptive paper that examines the following concepts

  1. First, describe the needs of various populations served in the human services profession. Throughout this course, you have discussed various populations: children and families, adolescents, the aging, the mentally ill, the homeless, the medically ill, and substance abusers. Select at least three of these populations and describe some of the needs that they have. Then, discuss the role of the human services professional in meeting those needs. This part of your Assignment should be at least 1 page.
  2. Next, describe the environment of the site you visited and answer the following questions:
    • What does a typical work day look like for a human service worker working in this agency?
    • What are the job qualifications or requirements for human service workers in this agency?
    • What is the client population?
    • What is the main source of funding for this agency?
    • What is your conclusion regarding the quality of this facility?
    • How does this particular agency compare to other similar agencies found online and discussed in this course? What are the similarities? How is it different?

Your paper should be 2-3 pages, double spaced, using 12-point Times New Roman font and Standard American English.  required to use APA format in writing your paper.

You should also carefully proofread your Assignment before turning it in so that it is free of grammar, punctuation, and spelling errors. In addition, your paper should include a cover page, introductory paragraph, and concluding paragraph.