Social workers are essential to at-risk individuals and recovery from pandemic, county board says RIVERSIDE COUNTY, Ca.—When Dale Vassalli visits his adult clients at home, the Riverside County social worker knows he’s knocking on more than just their doors. “I love bringing joy, hope, and safety to people who may not have had enough of it in their lives,” said Vassalli, one of more than a thousand social workers serving at-risk adults and children for Riverside County’s Department of Public Social Services (DPSS). “I love that we, as social workers, shine a light into the darkest places.” The Riverside County Supervisors on Tuesday recognized March as National Social Worker Appreciation Month.
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