Public Social Services 社會服務/ 社區資源
There's already a lot of excellent social services and programs going on.
Though devoted my career to prosecutors' office for 11 years, I still feel I'm releative new of fields of social services and social work.
Recently, I have new oppertunities to contact with other departments and NGOs, therefore, I hope I could make a list of them and to join forces with other organizations that can help our service effective and useful.
*Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Prevention Committee,Ministry of Interior 內政部家庭暴力及性侵害防治委員會
It has been four years or so for the amendment to the Domestic Violence Prevention Act (DVPA). From my personal experience, it is safe to say this Committee, though under the Minstry of Interior, is relatively active than other govermental departments. Also, it provides a lot of local events and working-guildlines regarding about foreigner spouse.
*Social Affairs Department of Tainan City 台南市社會處
There are 5 Sections-Social Affairs Administration Section, Social Welfare Section, Senior Citizens Welfare Section, Social Assistance Section and Children Welfare Section and Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Prevention Center.
*Social Affairs Department of Tainan County 台南縣社會處
http://soc.tainan.gov.tw/home/default.aspx (without English version)
* Department of Social Affairs Ministry of the Interior 內政部社會司
http://www.moi.gov.tw/dsa/index.aspx (without English version.......such odd!)
Shiuh-Li Liuh Memorial Fundation( 呂旭立紀念文教基金會)
They provide psychotherapy and psychologic teaching, training, and individual consulting programs. This fundation is relative new group for me, it focus ont psychotherapy initially, and recently put their effort into domesitc voilence issue. This is a good combination.
Crime Victims Compensation Examination Committee 被害人補償委員會
The Crime Victims Protection Law is enacted with the goals of protecting the surviving descendents of crime victims, or crime victims suffering from serious injury, so as to safeguard people's rights and interests, and facilitate a sense of security for the society.
Each prosecutors' office has a Crime Victims Compensation Examination Committee to decide the compensation and other relevant matters.
Tainan District Prosecutors' Office(Tainan District Attorney Office): http://www.tnc.moj.gov.tw/mp020.html
By Wan-Li Yang