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Social Settlement

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  • social settlement — settlement (def. 14). * * * ▪ social agency also called  Settlement House, Community Centre, or Neighbourhood House,         neighbourhood social welfare agency. The main purpose of a settlement is the development and improvement of a… …   Universalium

  • social settlement — settlement (def. 14). * * * social settlement, an establishment to improve conditions in a poor neighborhood; settlement house …   Useful english dictionary

  • social settlement — /soʊʃəl ˈsɛtlmənt/ (say sohshuhl setlmuhnt) noun → settlement (def. 15) …   Australian English dictionary

  • Settlement school — Settlement schools are social reform institutions established in rural Appalachia in the early 20th century with the purpose of educating mountain children and improving their isolated rural communities. Settlement schools have played an… …   Wikipedia

  • settlement — /set l meuhnt/, n. 1. the act or state of settling or the state of being settled. 2. the act of making stable or putting on a permanent basis. 3. a state of stability or permanence. 4. an arrangement or adjustment, as of business affairs or a… …   Universalium

  • settlement house — or social settlement or community centre Neighbourhood social welfare agency. The staff of a settlement house may sponsor clubs, classes, athletic teams, and interest groups; they may employ such specialists as vocational counselors and… …   Universalium

  • social — socially, adv. socialness, n. /soh sheuhl/, adj. 1. pertaining to, devoted to, or characterized by friendly companionship or relations: a social club. 2. seeking or enjoying the companionship of others; friendly; sociable; gregarious. 3. of,… …   Universalium

  • Settlement — Set|tle|ment auch: Sett|le|ment 〈[sɛ̣tlmənt] n. 15〉 Ansiedlung, Niederlassung, Kolonie [engl.] * * * Sett|le|ment [ sɛtl̩mənt], das; s, s: 1. (Börsenw.) Abwicklung u. Erfüllung eines Börsengeschäfts. 2. (Wirtsch.) Übereinkunft. * * * Settlement   …   Universal-Lexikon

  • social service — social service, adj. organized welfare efforts carried on under professional auspices by trained personnel. [1850 55] * * * Introduction also called  welfare service,  or  social work,         any of numerous publicly or privately provided… …   Universalium

  • Social work with groups — Social Work with GroupsThe group process contains the secret of collective life, it is the key to democracy, it is the master lesson for every individual to learn, it is our chief hope for the political, the social, the international life of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Social work — / child and youth worker Occupation Activity sectors Pursuit of social welfare and social change Social Work is a professional and academic discipline that seeks to improve the quality of life and wellbeing of an individual, group, or community… …   Wikipedia

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