How can your school social worker help?
¨ Information and referral services.
¨ Coordination of community agency referrals.
¨ Resources for clothing, housing, social/mental health services.
¨ Home visits: assist parents in understanding school policies/procedures and creating environments conducive for study.
¨ Assist in overcoming obstacles related to school attendance, achievement, and overall school functioning.
¨ Work with Knox County District Attorney General’s Parental Responsibility Truancy Initiative.