ISS-USA Interns Visit Geneva: Photoblog

ISS-USA interns Alanna Hays (left) and Ema Makas (right) traveled to Geneva, Switzerland in December. During their time there, they visited with International Social Service’s CEO, Secretary General, Jean Ayoub (center). “ISS Geneva, the General Secretariat, is the central link for 20 branch offices and affiliated bureaus and over 100 correspondent countries.” Makas and Hays…

Why Attending a Conference is Still Valuable

As we count down the days to our 7th annual conference, “Beyond Separation: Protecting Cross Border Families” – co-hosted with the University of Maryland School of Social Work from Thursday, October 17th through Friday, October 18th – we asked ourselves a question: with all the free information readily available to us online, what benefits does…

What is Case Management?

Case management is a skill set primarily practiced in fields of social work, nursing and other human services, and is commonly used to address needs of vulnerable populations. There are numerous definitions for case management, in both the U.S. and international contexts.