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Common Social Service and Welfare Organization Terms

If you are in need of assistance or looking to volunteer your time for a good cause, there are many social welfare organizations in existence that offer social services. A community center is a facility where people can come to participate in group activities, learn about issues effecting them, or receive social services. Community centers often have volunteer led programs for children, like after school sports or tutoring. Below are some common social service and welfare terms.

  • Homeless Shelter – A homeless shelter is a nonprofit organization that provides the homeless with a place to stay. A nonprofit shelter may provide long-term or short-term living facilities. Many have services designed to assist homeless people in finding work, developing job skills, and locating more permanent housing. Some shelters focus on specific at risk groups. For instance, there are family and women’s shelters.
  • Social Worker – Social workers take on a variety of different roles. Some give private therapy to clients, while others work for the government providing social services. However, all social workers have jobs that are directed towards the improvement of social welfare. Depending on the state, there are different educational and licensing requirements to become a social worker.
  • Foster Care – Foster care is a system designed to provide a short-term living situation for children whose parents are unwilling or unable to care for them. A child will typically be placed in the private home of foster parents until a permanent arrangement can be made for the child to be adopted, live with a relative, or move to a long-term home.
    American Public Human Services Association
    Our social organizations provide helpful resources for low income families and individuals across the country. We aim to assist you in finding out more about welfare and social service programs.
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    National Human Services Assembly
    Washington, DC 20004
    The Human Services Assembly is the most dedicated organization for welfare, social services,  and more. Find out more about which programs you could be eligible for with help from our association.
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    Brazilian Children's Outreach
    3756 Gundry Avenue, Long Beach, CA 90807
    Call us at (888) 920-6564 in Long Beach, CA, to help children and adolescents through our social assistance programs.Call us at (888) 920-6564 in Long Beach, CA, to help children and adolescents throu
    (562) 505-2764
    Wounded Eagle UAS
    11926 Rio Hondo Pkwy, El Monte, CA 91732
    You can make a difference in creating jobs for veterans. Wounded Eagle UAS in El Monte, CA, trains veterans to operate unmanned vehicles.
    (626) 714-0419
    1436 Brett Pl #18, San Pedro, CA 90732
    Get connected with a friendly and supportive host family with Global Student Services, USA, Inc. Our student homestay service is based in San Pedro, CA.
    (424) 338-0404
    City of Buena Park
    7520 Dale St, Buena Park, CA 90620
    (714) 562-3871
    Korean Community Services Inc
    8633 Knott Ave, Buena Park, CA 90620
    (714) 527-6561
    City of Buena Park
    8150 Knott Ave, Buena Park, CA 90620
    (714) 236-3869
    City of Buena Park Recreation Parks and Community
    6660 Mount Shasta Cir, Buena Park, CA 90620
    (714) 527-6904
    Buena Park City
    8150 Knott Ave, Buena Park, CA 90620
    (714) 236-3860
    City of Buena Park Recreation Parks and Community
    Buena Park, CA 90622
    (714) 563-9147
    Government Offices City Recreation Parks and Commu
    Buena Park, CA 90622
    (714) 236-3870
    City of Buena Park Recreation Parks and Community
    Buena Park, CA 90622
    (714) 562-3875
    Anaheim Family Resource Center Community Action Pa
    10841 Garza Ave, Anaheim, CA 92804
    (714) 826-9070
    Korean Community Services Inc
    7212 Orangethorpe Ave, Buena Park, CA 90621
    (714) 367-7972
    2411 W La Palma Ave Ste 106, Anaheim, CA 92801
    (714) 827-8600
    Voice of Refugees Inc.
    622 N Gilbert St, Anaheim, CA 92801
    (714) 991-4990

    Social service and welfare organizations can be found all over America. As you may know, many of these government-run organizations are nonprofit, and are always available to the community. Many people volunteer at social service organizations and facilities in order to help people. Often these types of public services provide shelter, education, and even medical care. This way people who have a disability, have suffered from domestic violence, or require foster care, can be helped or assisted when in need. There are various types of social service departments and facilities. Some of these are animal shelters and humane societies for stray pets, foster care for children, and public welfare departments to assist family groups and disabled individuals. Typically when you enter a nonprofit organization like this, you apply or fill out an application of some sort. After all, some of them have certain requirements, such as welfare departments. However, an agency or community shelter that offers assistance to people that have suffered from domestic abuse or sexual assault, typically do not require anything. In fact, they will assist you by letting you stay there in order to prevent further physical abuse. Both women and men tend to volunteer at these community organizations, and some even prefer to work specifically with animals, and help them get adopted. If you need more information on social services, welfare organizations, or a specific community help center, you can access the World Wide Web for guidance. This does not take long, and there are contact phone numbers posted online.
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