Take up that cause: social worker
Do you want to utilize computers, Internet and print media to raise awareness about social issues? Do you want to use cartoons, animations and video games to convey your message for social cause or activity?
Are you concerned about the computer and electronic waste dumped every year? Want to raise awareness about the pollution from dumping electronics? Do you want to promote the reuse and recycling of old computers, printers and CRT monitors? Do you want to start a free service to pickup old computers and deliver it to recycling centers in your locality?
Do you have a good command over language and an interest in teaching? Do you want to help others learn English or public speaking?
Want to work with war veterans, or with the families of troops serving overseas. Help raise funds for children with terminal illness and provide their families with support and care.?
Want to start a help and support group to help people to give up alcohol or substance abuse?
Social workers today work in teams or work solo for non governmental agencies or various charity and voluntary organizations. They work locally or internationally. The operations and job responsibilities largely depend on the choice of the field. Some work in administrative capacities or in fund raising and grant writing. The jobs do bring satisfaction and a pay check. However, it is not for everyone, at times, the responsibilities of a social worker can bring stress and emotional exhaustion. Careful selection of the type of social work that you want to perform is therefore essential. Exercising regularly and communication with your team members and friends will help in reducing the stress. Social workers around the country help million in our society. After their hard work they achieve success and it brings satisfaction not only to the social worker but it also spreads happiness, hope and cheer in the society.