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Organized efforts by a community, organization, or agency to improve the socioeconomic conditions of disadvantaged groups in society.
welfare worker n.
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|Noun||1.||welfare worker - someone employed to provide social services (especially to the disadvantaged)|
almoner, medical social worker - an official in a British hospital who looks after the social and material needs of the patients
public servant - someone who holds a government position (either by election or appointment)
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