Introduction to Welfare Law
Code - SAP103 assignment help
Subject - Introduction to Welfare Law assignment help
Case study A.
Billie is 16 years old and 3 months pregnant. Billie visits her local maternal health service for
a check up by her maternal health nurse Jane.
The maternal health service is an integrated service. A community lawyer works on site at
the service to assist expectant mothers with legal issues related to family violence. Also
working at the service is a human services worker who is trained as a family violence
advocate. The family violence advocate provides expectant mothers with information about
family violence and helps them with safety planning and referral to other family violence
Billie fills in the family violence-screening questionnaire that Jane gives her to complete in
the waiting room. During the appointment, Billie discloses that she is experiencing family
violence at home where she lives with her parents and that she feels unsafe.