Identify and explain at least TWO related issues that are of particular concern in rural U.S. areas (e.g., health care, transportation, environmental quality, domestic violence, economic opportunities, poverty, child care, technology…).

Utilizing feedback received from your Community Resource Paper Outline, complete the following:Minimum resources to incorporate (11- 15 pages in APA format, including title page, abstract page, and reference page):Three sources of professional literature (two MUST be journal articles and the other can be a book, journal, governmental document, or Encyclopedia of Social Work)Two substantive, reliable internet sourcesNASW Code of EthicsKirst-Ashman & Hull textbookWriting the paper:Identify and explain at least TWO related issues that are of particular concern in rural U.S. areas (e.g., health care, transportation, environmental quality, domestic violence, economic opportunities, poverty, child care, technology…). For example, you might want to discuss how rural communities often lack adequate day care for children and how this could affect a family’s economic opportunities to obtain and maintain a decent wage job. Be sure to explain and illustrate unique aspects of these issues that apply to rural settings.Incorporate at least TWO theoretical concepts that have been covered in readings (Chapter 9 or 10) or in class regarding communities. Describe how the concept helps to explain the social issues identified, or how the concept could be utilized to address the issues.Identify, assess, and explain at least TWO strengths that are inherent in the rural population and how they might use them in addressing the above issues.Making use of at least TWO passages from the NASW Code of Ethics, discuss rationales for social workers to address such issues with rural populations. Provide at least TWO specific illustrations of intervention activities at the COMMUNITY LEVEL that relate to the Code passages that you have used. In other words, what could you do to organize and mobilize the community resources around the problems for the rural community?Explain TWO personal strengths that YOU have, and how you would apply them in addressing the above issuesExplain TWO personal weaknesses that YOU have, related to above issues, and specific plans to strengthen each of those areas for effective professional practiceSummarize the key points of your paper and make at least TWO recommendations for solving the problems highlighted in the paperPreviousNext