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any of various services designed to aid the poor and aged and to increase the welfare of children

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intense insight into the quality of selected types of social services
The resolution seeks to enable Dubai's Community Development Authority (CDA) to oversee and govern the establishments that provide social services with the exception for the licensed social services providers inside the International Humanitarian City and Dubai Healthcare City in addition to Dubai Foundation For Women and Children.
Rhondda Cynon Taf council social services say they did take action "in line with agreed procedures" following Ms Mjadzelics' report to them in December 2008.
Nonetheless, the calls for a clear legal framework for social services of general interest have not died down.
By giving citizens a much stronger voice and greater control over the services they receive, I believe we will see better social services.
Eddie Slammon, Birmingham NOT only was the child neglected by her parents but she has been badly failed by Birmingham City Council and the social services department.
Dr Hashim Hussaini, Professor of Social Psychology at the Lebanese University, led the training session, which comes as part of CDA's strategy to include various social services in its field of operations.
The training session also covered the methods used in the provision of social services, which include working with individuals, groups and society, in addition to working towards community and human development.
Towey claimed that the "so-called advocates of the poor have denied them [religious social service providers] access to programs .
In 2001, the year before his documentary Daddy & Papa premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, the Alameda County Social Services Agency called to alert him and Rogers that Zachary had a newborn biological brother, whom they immediately adopted.
However, a book was needed that could instill not only confidence in what social workers do, but also provide broad guidelines and suggestions useful for social service delivery to diverse populations with AIDS.
COVENTRY'S social services department has improved so much it has been awarded two stars in the new ratings out today.
One of the North's top social services departments is set for more success following a recent inspection.
Social services in Hartlepool have been judged to be performing well.
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