TITLE

Meet the Neets

AUTHOR(S)
Davis, Rowenna
PUB. DATE
February 2009
SOURCE
Community Care;2/26/2009, Issue 1759, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on unemployment in Great Britain, due to recession. Government records suggest that youth unemployment is costing more than 500 million a year in benefits. Social workers are all too aware of the ripple-effect that unemployment has on families and communities. Unemployment has also been associated with higher rates of separation and divorce, drug use and domestic violence. A study shows, 7% of 11 to 16-year-olds said one of their parents had recently lost their job.
ACCESSION #
37214586

 

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