Welcome to Gisenyi District Hospital
  Emergency Services: 0789117532
  Opening Time 24/7

Social Work

Tasks typically involve:

  • conducting interviews with individuals and families to assess and review their situation
  • undertaking and writing up assessments (sometimes in collaboration with other professionals), which meet specified standards and timescales
  • offering information and support
  • organising and managing packages of support to enable people to lead the fullest lives possible
  • recommending and sometimes making decisions about the best course of action for a particular person or family
  • liaising with, and making referrals to, other agencies
  • participating in multidisciplinary teams and meetings regarding, for example, child protection or mental health
  • maintaining accurate records and preparing reports for legal action
  • giving evidence in court
  • participating in training, supervision and team meetings.

 

HEAD OF DEPARTMENT

UMUHOZA Chantal
Tel 0789117532

E-Mail: cumuhoza@gisenyihospital.gov.rw