How valuable are social workers? What does society really need from them? Some people argue that the money would be better spent on providing better services for their clients. But it seems that for most people money is not the main problem, and social workers do provide a very necessary, if rather inadequate, service.
Part of The Do-Gooders series, a series of films about social work, its history, practices trends and developments.
This film is of historical interest but the issues raised are still current.