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 Department of Social Work MSW Field Program

Field Placement Site Information


Agency Name: St. Louis County Intensive Family Based Services (IFBS)
Address: 320 West 2nd Street, Duluth, MN 55802
Contact Person: Holly Church - Social Service Supervisor
Phone: 218-725-5161
Agency Description: The mission of this agency is to protect, promote, and improve the health and quality of life in St. Louis County.  In Intensive Family Based Services (IFBS), all residents of St. Louis County are eligible for services, though most families are referred by child protection social workers. Intensive Family Based Services (IFBS) is a family counseling and parent education program designed to strengthen and preserve the family unit. IFBS is provided by professionally trained people who support and help families develop new ways to deal with family problems. This includes meeting weekly with the entire family or with individual family members for a period of up to six months. 


Description of Field Activities

Please see the agency application by clicking on the link above for a description of field activities.

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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