News and Publications

Human Services Blog

Visit the blog regularly for the latest information about current issues, research and happenings in the field of human services. All content is generated by UC Davis Continuing and Professional Education staff, instructors or colleagues.


Human Services currently produces three different publications—each with a specific focus on an area of human services practice:

California Wraparound Connections eNewsletter

This publication serves to unify Wraparound practice in California by sharing information about local, state and national Wraparound issues and news from the California regional hub meetings.

Horizons - Current Issues for Employment and Eligibility Services

This publication shares news and other stories from the human services field, articles about best practices, tips, resources and announcements about upcoming training and other events from UC Davis Human Services.

Tools from the Kit and Stories from the Field SOP Toolkit Blog 

Each installment explores specific components of the Safety Organized Practice (SOP) Toolkit and details how they might be used by both child welfare leaders and social workers in their unique roles.

Reaching Out Child Welfare Practice Journal

This publication examines current issues in child welfare practice, particularly in rural communities. It includes topic overviews, research on best practices and promising practices, profiles on local counties, articles on issues for administrators, tips for social workers and more.