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Stipend Opportunities for MSW Students

The University of Connecticut in partnership with the Department of Children and Families (DCF) and the Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services (DMHAS) are offering stipend field placements. Both partnerships CT Partnership for Child Welfare Excellence DCF National Child Workforce Imitative NCWWI 2017 and Transitioning Youth at Risk Program DMHAS Human Resources Services Administration (HRSA) are for Casework and Group Work majors only entering their advanced year of field placement. These partnerships will focus on effectively working with vulnerable children and families that DCF serves and the Young Adults that are transitioning out of state care that DMHAS serves. Both partnerships will have courses that focus on these populations and clinical seminars that will enhance student practice.