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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Summary: New Delhi [India], Aug 31 (ANI): With Assembly elections inching closer, Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal-led Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) will be launching a three-day-long 'Jan Samvad Yatra' from Sunday to outline the public welfare work done by Delhi government.
Over 40 years of social and welfare work for the Bangladeshi community has made him a humble and wise man.
On the other hand, currently, he wanted to spend time with his family and perform welfare work.
It is pertinent to mention here that a non-profit organization had filed a complaint against Dr Khuram for his alleged corruption in its funds the NGO had allocated for welfare work of the hospital.
He said other organisations engaged in welfare work may approach the district magistrate for a no-objection certificate (NOC) to raise funds.
Additional IG Karachi also suspended Kharadar DSP over welfare work. Karachi police chief, however, lauded the efforts of the DSP Baghdadi and SHO and SIO Kalri over their performance and also announced certificates for them as well as Karachi police chief also rewarded 35 policemen for their performance and cleanness work.
KARACHI -- Sindh High Court (SHC) on Thursday expressed dissatisfaction over the report of Pakistan Petroleum Limited (PPL) pertaining to the development and welfare work in local areas in the light of the decision of the Supreme Court.
QUETTA: The people of Balochistan were witness of the development projects and welfare work I have done during my period as Chief Minister Balochistan.
With around 4,500 non-governmental organisations not engaged in any sort of welfare work or social sector activities they were formed to perform, it is not just the social welfare department of the Sindh government that lags behind.
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.
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.
Sheila and Graham Johnstone of the charity PAWS, which is to close due to a lack of funding, ending over sixty years of animal welfare work in the Bedlington area