caseworker caseworker  /ˈkeɪ ˌswɜr kər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone employed to provide social services (especially to the disadvantaged)

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Graham told police she contacted Rilya's DCF caseworker several times after that and was reassured that Rilya would eventually return.
  2. The nationwide average is 25 children per caseworker, the Texas ratio is 43 to every one caseworker, Lightsey says, and more foster care is needed.
  3. His social caseworker enrolled Jensen in job-training placement schemes and courses.

News

  1. Police say caseworker unwittingly acts as getaway driver

    MEDFORD, Ore. - Police in Medford, Ore., say a mental health caseworker became an unwitting getaway driver in a bank robbery.A new client asked the caseworker to help him move from one motel to another on Tuesday - and make a couple of extra stops.A police...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Charleston Daily Mail

  2. Oregon Caseworker an Unwitting Getaway Driver

    Oregon mental health caseworker an unwitting getaway driver in bank robbery        
    on June 20, 2013     Source: ABC News

  3. Oregon caseworker an unwitting getaway driver - Quincy Herald-Whig | Illinois & Missouri News, Sports

    MEDFORD, Ore. (AP) - Police in Medford, Ore., say a mental health caseworker became an unwitting getaway driver in a bank robbery. A new client asked the caseworker to help him move from one motel to another on Tuesday - and make a couple of extra stops.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Quincy Herald-Whig

Quotes

  1. Bill Clinton joked about the speculation."I am under no illusions as to why I'm here,he said.You were so desperate for a Democrat with any name recognition at all who isn't running for president that you resorted to the chief caseworker to the...
    on Oct 14, 2006 By: Bill Clinton Source: FOXNews

  2. "This remarkable technology will greatly increase the state's ability to support and protect Florida's most vulnerable citizens," Crist said Thursday. "By increasing accountability and the time a caseworker can spend with families, Florida's...
    on Jul 16, 2009 By: Charlie Crist Source: Orlando Sentinel

  3. "My passion for child welfare has guided my career - one of my first jobs out of college was as a caseworker and, as governor, I still work every day to improve the lives of Washington children," Gregoire said. "These bills open doors, offer...
    on May 9, 2007 By: Chris Gregoire Source: The Olympian

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