Definition of 'social service'
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The last course mentioned could be supplemented by some form of social service dealing with the young.23 Steps to Successful Achievement (1972) Times, Sunday Times (2006) The Sun (2010)
This led to concerns that many social services departments given good ratings could be failing children.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
It has very good social services and a very good human rights record.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
This chapter will draw attention to some of the more obvious financial and administrative implications of the social services.Introduction to Social Administration in Britain (1990) Times, Sunday Times (2016)
At the same time we are worried about the mounting costs of the social services intended to meet the needs of the aged.Introduction to Social Administration in Britain (1990)
I am worried because she has already had two children taken from her by social services.The Sun (2014)
Social services have launched an investigation but it is highly unlikely that any action will be taken against those who allowed tiny children to fight.The Sun (2011)
It was only when the younger daughter finally contacted social services in June of this year that any action was taken.The Sun (2008)
In the personal social services, needs are often elusive and intangible, and they are still very controversial.Introduction to Social Administration in Britain (1990) The Sun (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Definition of social service from the Collins English Dictionary