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2002 Jordan Institute
for Families

Vol. 7, No. 3
June 2002

Training Resource for those Seeking to Improve their Practice with Latinos

The Latino Perspective is a cultural diversity training video produced in North Carolina by Union County DSS in partnership with the Mecklenburg County Departments of Social Services and Health and sponsored by the N.C. Association of County Directors of Social Services. An excellent resource for training individuals and groups, The Latino Perspective uses a discussion format to share characteristics of Latino culture, dispel common misconceptions, identify areas of common misunderstanding, and offer suggestions for how to better serve our state’s growing Hispanic community.

The Latino Perspective costs $30. To order, send a purchase order to: NCACDSS, "The Latino Perspective" c/o NCACDSS, 3824 Barrett Drive Suite 102, Raleigh, NC 27609. For further information, contact Denelle Manley (919/786-4016;