Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-v
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  9. Back Matter
    Pages 132-136

About this book


`An excellent book with a precise usefulness and excellent price. It covers almost precisely the breadth of content needed for practical day-by-day social work.' - Community College Lecturer A guide to welfare services and rights for workers in the care sector. This book gives basic information on six major areas: housing, health, finance, daily living, employment, and children and relates that information to care in practice through a large range of varied activities and case studies. The book is suitable for workers in the care sector, for those preparing for assessment for an NVQ/SVQ award up to and including level 3, for students taking BTEC, City & Guilds or CCETSW courses, and for those on in-service training.


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Authors and affiliations

  • Pat Young
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Health and Social StudiesColchester InstituteUK

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