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DSS will hire more social workers

Additions come as agency faces new controversy

By Michael Levenson
Globe Staff / March 27, 2008

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Under years of pressure to increase staffing, the state Department of Social Services has laid plans to hire 80 to 100 additional social workers, which officials say will reduce the ratio of cases to caseworkers for the first time in 20 years. (Full article: 865 words)

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