social_work-n; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: government assistance to the needy that is performed by trained personnel

Commentary: SOCIAL_WORK[+activity][+assistance][+government][+for_needy][+performed][+by_personnel][+trained]

The city is reducing funding for social work due to the financial squeeze.
Mary is involved in social work related to the elderly in urban centers.

WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1