Youth workers, along with other social and community service workers, administer and implement a variety of social assistance programs and community services, and assist clients to deal with personal and social problems. They are employed by social service and government agencies, mental health agencies, group homes, shelters, substance abuse centres, school boards, correctional facilities and other establishments. (National Occupational Classification)
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Date modified: August 25, 2017