City of Winter Haven
Winter Haven Public Safety is creating a new position within the Police Department to help address the critical mental health needs in our community. The Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW) position will work in a proactive capacity to provide services and will be responsible for community health support for individuals identified by Winter Haven Public Safety personnel to be at risk relating to mental health. This new member of the public safety team will assess individual and family needs in areas of mental health and chronic illness. They will be able to provide counseling support and also coordinate connections to and follow-up with other social and community resources. Areas of concern the Social Work will address include mental and chronic illness, homelessness, and substance abuse, loss of life, poverty and criminal behavior. They will stay in touch with referred individuals and families, serving as a liaison between the department, community, public agencies and other professionals providing support services.
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