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Examines the role of professional social work within social welfare. Ninety-six percent of poor parents state that their children were never hungry at any time during the past year because the family could not afford food. This point was strongly made in the Beveridge Report. Department of Housing and Urban Development in two major programs: the “public housing” program and the “Section 8” program. For individuals falling through the cracks of the social security system, the local authority will provide social assistance.

Pages: 280

Publisher: Facts on File; annotated edition edition (October 1, 2001)

ISBN: 0816042586

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