Definitions for "Social policy"
the rules and regulations, the laws and other administrative directives, which set the framework for state social welfare activity.
a policy of for dealing with social issues
Efforts of the government to improve the quality of life of its citizens, in particular the most vulnerable groups in society (e.g. lone parents, unemployed, families with children and the elderly).
The programs and plans established by local, regional, or national public and private organizations and agencies designed to achieve a particular social purpose or goal.