benefits advice worker


Benefits advice workers guide individuals in the social work area to help them solve specific problems in their personal life by addressing personal and relationship issues, inner conflicts, depression and addictions. They attempt to empower individuals to achieve change and improve the quality of their life. They may also support and advise clients on demanding their social security benefits.

Alternative label

  • welfare rights worker

  • welfare benefits advice worker

  • social benefits social worker

  • welfare benefits adviser

  • welfare rights officer

  • employment and benefits advice worker

  • welfare rights adviser

  • welfare benefits social worker

  • welfare rights counsellor

  • social security social worker

  • benefit advisor

  • advice worker, benefits

Regulatory aspect

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