Social Work

Social work provides resources for needs beyond the patients' medical concerns. Topics that social work volunteers  typically discuss with patients and provide resources for include:

  • Housing
  • Employment/Finances
  • Pregnancy
  • Childcare
  • Health insurance
  • Alternate and/or additional free or low-cost medical providers
  • Medicaid and other health insurance options
  • Mental health
  • Family violence
  • Legal support
  • SNAP (formerly known as food stamps)
  • Women's health
  • Substance use