Development of Social Services through Analysis of Service Cases for Children and Older Citizens

사회서비스 사례분석 및 발전방안 -아동 및 노인서비스를 중심으로-

  • Han, Jeong-Won (Dept. of Aging and Social Work, Catholic University of Pusan) ;
  • Bae, Hwa-Sook (Dept. of Social Welfare and Counselling, Catholic University of Pusan) ;
  • Lim, Hong-Tak (Busan Institute of S&T Evaluation and Planning)
  • 한정원 (부산가톨릭대학교 노인복지보건학과) ;
  • 배화숙 (부산가톨릭대학교 사회복지상담학과) ;
  • 임홍탁 (부산과학기술기획평가원)
  • Received : 2016.10.04
  • Accepted : 2017.03.20
  • Published : 2017.03.28


Since 2000, Korean Society has developed social service program, facing the increasing social needs. With the semi-public goods' factor, social service has shown the original limitation in the private market. This paper analyses social services for children and older citizens in 6 metro cities, exploring the current condition and limitation. Program were collected through research institute and metro city's social service support groups. Analysis shows that most cities have similar programs without reflecting regional specialty. Therefore, the diverse and expanded supply of social services, professional service providers, reflection of regional specialty, easier accessibility of services are suggested. More participation of users in the process of program decision-making process and networking of service providers are also proposed.


Social Services;Service for Older Citizens;Service for Children;Voucher;User-friendly


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