Social Work is an Allied Health field concerned with providing support to people who are experiencing challenges in their life. They may be experiencing mental health issues, drug and alcohol addiction, disability, homelessness, isolation, or poverty. Social work studies human development and behaviour, social justice, social networks, and community health. Services are provided by integrated and multidisciplinary teams. They seek to improve wellbeing and build social cohesion and responsibility. Services provide support for people suffering from acute and/or ongoing/chronic problems, and may include emergency housing, education, financial and social support, food aid, community health clinics, drug and alcohol support or respite care. Services are aimed at improving the health and life outcomes of individuals, families, and community groups.