Day is celebrated social worker in Russia annually June 8 on the basis of the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation ? 1796 "On the bottom of the social worker", signed October 27 in 2000.
Text the decree is very laconic:
1. Set the day of the social worker and to celebrate it on June 8.
2. This Decree shall enter into force on the date of its signing.
Day to celebrate was chosen due to the fact that the June 8, 1701 Peter issued a decree, which initiated creation of the state social security system — "Determination of brownies in the Holy Patriarchate poorhouse poor, the sick and the elderly."
By decree of Peter I «to ten people in the nursing home patients should be a healthy one, for those who have attended the sick and all of helps them repaired».
Day social worker — is holiday of people who first take on the waves of human problems and the extent of their capabilities to help solve these problems.
The Editorial Board of the "Event Calendar" sincerely congratulates all social workers on their professional holiday. We wish that you have never been indifferent to the problems of vulnerable and disadvantaged citizens, to be the first to come to their rescue and solved the problem by putting his heart and soul and bringing professionalism and experience.