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 Department of Social Work MSW Field Program

Field Placement Site Information

Agency Name: American Indian Community Housing Organization
Address: 419 North 1st Avenue West, Apt. C, Duluth, MN 55806
Contact Person: Bree Bussey, MSW - Shelter Coordinator
Phone: 218-722-2247, ext. 108
Agency Description:

AICHO's mission statement is as follows:  “Honoring the resiliency of Native American people, AICHO’s vision is to strengthen our communities by centering indigenous values in all aspects of our work.” AICHO, through their domestic violence shelter and transitional housing programs, serves primarily Native American women (and their children) who have been battered, sexually assaulted, and/or who are facing homelessness.  The homeless outreach project, the Giiwe Mobile Team, serves long-term homeless households (individuals, families, and unaccompanied youth).

 

Description of Field Activities

Students will be exposed to social work and advocacy based practice on micro, mezzo, and macro levels while at AICHO.  Please see the agency application by clicking on the link above for more information.

Approval for Field I, II, Either?? This agency has been approved for Field I and Field II.

If you would like additional information regarding this field placement agency, contact the Field Coordinator.

 

 

 

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