A career in Social Services allows an individual to positively affect people and communities. As the population of the Jacksonville region continues to expand, so do the occupations that support this growth. The health and well-being of Northeast Florida is improved by those who choose a career in social services. Whether they are impacting health issues through awareness, prevention, or assistance or providing wrap-around support to vulnerable communities in innumerable ways, those in social services play a critical role in a region’s vitality. They often serve in schools, hospitals, outpatient services, nursing care facilities, and government agencies.