Have yourself a risk-free Christmas

Pitt, Vern
December 2009
Community Care;12/10/2009, Issue 1799, p16
The article presents information for the preparation of social workers on the unexpected troubles during Christmas. Several suggestions for handling the risk included the awareness of the families' visiting patterns, organizing alternative activities to make the season enjoyable, and rewarding the staff for their job and continue their motivation. It notes that Christmas can be a difficult balancing act for the managers who will have to guarantee that there is enough staff to meet the risks.


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