Author: Rocco Distefano

Cultural Competence

In social work practice, the concept of Cultural Competence celebrates a core piece of human intuition by honing the altruistic side of our natural instinct to connect, teach, and learn from each other into a practicum of knowledge by which our community agencies and its constituents can all draw and benefit. In utilizing this natural trait, we are given the…

Service Keeps You Sober

Michael ambled up the steps of the church enthusiastically. Reaching the top, he swung the heavy grocery sack over his left shoulder and jammed his fingers deep into his pocket for the key to this side door entrance. He inserted the tiny brass key into the lock of the massive red door, pushed it open and went inside. The place…