Definition of 'social service'
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There has been some suggestion from social services that he might find a desk job. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The last course mentioned could be supplemented by some form of social service dealing with the young. 23 Steps to Successful Achievement (1972)On one issue her foster parents sought advice from social services. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Birmingham social services department reacted by simply closing its file. The Sun (2010)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)His parents then contacted the head teacher, who alerted social services. 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)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)He was taken into care by social services and now studies IT at a London college. The Sun (2015)
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