What Is a Client System in Social Work?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 6, 2020 12:51:27 AM ET
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A client system is the group of people that a social worker is responsible for helping. Their tasks are designated by the needs of the individual or the family that they are needed to help. Some social workers use the term client services in the same context as a client system; it typically depends on the state in which the person works.