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date: 17 September 2019

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Helen Cassidy (1918–1994) was a social work educator, administrator, and practitioner. In Washington, DC she was field director of the American National Red Cross and administrator of social services programs. She developed an international reputation as an expert in social casework.

Keywords: Helen Cassidy, American National Red Cross, field instruction, gerontology, social casework, National Association of Social Workers, NASW, hospice movement

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