Personal Social Services

  • Pat Young
Part of the Macmillan Master Series book series (MACMMA)


This chapter looks at the origins and work of the local authority personal social services department. The following three chapters are also relevant since they focus on the needs of groups with whom social workers are likely to be involved.


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  1. 2.
    Tom Crabtree, ‘The Double-blind of Social Work’ in New Society, Social Work (London: New Society, 1981) p. 5.Google Scholar

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© Pat Young 1989

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