The Social Work Function in the Jewish Community Center

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Publisher: Jewish Communal Service Association of North America

Author(s): David Dubin

Research Area: Social conditions

Keywords: Social Work; Community Centers; Jewish Organizations

Type: Report

Coverage: United States


This article examines the social work function of the Jewish Community Center. It attempts to explain the current inefficiency of that function and the nature of the psycho-social environment in which services are provided in the Jewish community. Furthermore the article explains the importance of creating the proper environment to house Jewish community social work agencies.

In Journal of Jewish Communal Service, 52:1