Many service members leaving the military and returning to Los Angeles County are not prepared for the transition home, according to a new Center for Innovation and Research on Veterans & Military Families report. This first comprehensive study of a large urban military population found that most of the 1,350 veterans surveyed experienced challenges in finding employment, unstable housing situations, health and mental health issues, and more.
The Children’s Data Network, housed at the USC School of Social Work, is a data and research collaborative that links and analyzes children's administrative records to advance policies that will improve their well-being.
Master of Social Work student Alejandra Cortez didn’t want to wait until graduation to do something meaningful. So she ran for president of her hometown’s neighborhood council – and won.
A $1.5 million gift from USC Trustee Daniel Tsai and his wife, USC alumna Irene Chen, will enable researchers at the USC School of Social Work to explore how technology can promote health among older adults in Taiwan.
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