As a community services worker, you'll be supporting others to improve their livelihoods and wellbeing, creating positive change and impact. You'll generally work with people that are part of the vulnerable populations, where they may face ongoing mental and physical health issues or struggling with substance abuse.
There are a wide range of specialisations you can explore within the community services industry. This includes:
- Aged Care
- Case Management
- Mental Health
- Drug and Alcohol Rehabilitation
- Youth Work
Community services workers have the ability to work in a variety of settings, which includes hospitals, government institutions and other related health facilities.