Field Placement Opportunities

Note: Field placements for BSW students are only available in Champaign County.

Champaign County Regional Planning Commission – Independent Service Coordination

BSW Program

Location: Champaign, Urbana, Watseka

Mission: Independent Service Coordination provides an array of activities on behalf of individuals with developmental disabilities and their families/guardians to help them access generic and specialized services and supports. The program’s mission is to ensure such services and supports are responsive to the unique needs and desires of each individual and to effectively promote independence, community inclusion, and self-determination.

http://www.ccrpc.org/community-services/

Champaign County Regional Planning Commission – Youth Assessment Center

BSW Program

Location: Champaign

Mission: The Youth Assessment Center screens youth for risk factors and links youth/families to support and restorative services in the community. We do this by taking referrals of youth involved in delinquent activity and providing an alternative to prosecution. Our case managers screen juvenile offenders referred to our program to identify issues that might have influenced the offense. They link these youth to services to best address presenting issues.

http://www.ccrpc.org/community-services/

Chesterbrook Academy

BSW Program

Location: Champaign

Mission: Chesterbrook Academy Elementary School offers a strong academic program to a diverse student community. Our school embraces the whole child approach, integrating individual creativity with rigorous academics to create lifelong learners. We foster a partnership between home and school to nurture unique thinkers, capable doers and flexible learners able to flourish in the 21st century.

http://champaign.chesterbrookacademy.com/