welfare work


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welfare work

n.
Organized efforts by a community, organization, or agency to improve the socioeconomic conditions of disadvantaged groups in society.

welfare worker n.

wel′fare work`


n.
the efforts or programs of a community or a public or private agency to improve the living conditions of needy persons.
[1905–10]
wel′fare work`er, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.welfare work - an organized activity to improve the condition of disadvantaged people in society
work - activity directed toward making or doing something; "she checked several points needing further work"
social work - any of various services designed to aid the poor and aged and to increase the welfare of children
casework - close sociological study of a maladjusted person or family for diagnosis and treatment
Translations

welfare work

nassistenza sociale
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The monies will be donated to the Wings Appeal 2017 in support of ongoing welfare work by RAFA for both veterans and the current RAF family.
RSPCA events co-ordinator Fay Gibbons said "We always have such fun with the local community and it's an event that really helps us raise awareness of the amazing animal welfare work our branch does and gives us the opportunity to raise vital funds to support this work too.
KARACHI -- Acting President and Senate Chairman Mian Raza Rabbani Saturday lauded the welfare work rendered by the Edhi Foundation saying that it had been working for the welfare, betterment and upliftment of the underprivileged and deprived sections of the society.
This award is an evidence of Warid's consistent efforts to do its part earnestly by not only serving with quality telecom services but also generously supporting and involving itself in welfare work.
She succeeds Kate Jackson and will continue to develop health and welfare work, building on the achievements secured under Ms Jackson's leadership.
The award aims to support best projects for orphans, encouraging social institutions and their people to serve orphans and support research to help them, besides honoring institutions and people for their welfare work toward orphans.
The award recognises the contribution Kavli has made in strongly supporting GroceryAids welfare work and regional branches, in particular the North East branch where Kavli is also based.
NCP leader Ajit Pawar, present at the sit- in, said: " The Opposition needs to be united to ensure welfare work gets done.
Cui believes that engaging in public welfare work, especially fundraising and soliciting contributions, is all good, even if its only result is to make people think about contributing.
6m a week on vital welfare work, providing social, emotional and financial care and support to serving and ex-Service people and their families.
We are urging people to get together this summer and hold a picnic in aid of the Legion to help raise money for the charity's welfare work.
In April 2013, officers from Powys County Council, who carry out animal welfare work under a joint working initiative with Blaenau Gwent Council, were alerted by a complainant to a number of sheep carcasses that had been discovered at the farm.