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West Virginia Recognizes Social Work Month

March 5th, 2024 by WCBC Radio

The West Virginia Department of Human Services is recognizing March as Social Work month in the state.  Through the Bureau of Social Services, social workers are employed in various capacities to address the needs of individuals and families across West Virginia. Governor Jim Justice made a special proclamation for the month, saying social workers are on the front lines solving pressing social problems including help with opioid addiction and mental health issues.