The Association for Community Organization and Social Administration was formed in 1987 to strengthen community organization and social administration. ACOSA is a membership organization for community organizers, activists, nonprofit administrators, community builders, policy practitioners, students and educators.
Partnership of educational and professional institutions, social welfare agencies, and private citizens recognized as the sole accrediting agency for social work education in this country.
Global organization striving for social justice, human rights and social development through the promotion of social work, best practice models and international cooperation.
Resource for social work agencies, focusing on recruitment, mentoring and cultural competency training.
Largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world, with 140,000 members. Works to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, create and maintain professional standards, and advance sound social policies. NASW Social Work portal.
Comprised of people of African ancestry, committed to enhancing the quality of life and empowering people of African ancestry through advocacy, human services delivery, and research.
Empowers school social workers and promotes the profession of school social work to enhance the social and emotional growth and academic outcomes of all students.
National organization of progressive workers in human services. Founded in 1985, and based on key principles that reflect a concern for social justice, peace and coalition building with progressive social movements. These principles articulate a need by social service workers for a practice and theory that responds to progressive concerns.
Non-profit association committed to improving the support for research among social workers.
Supports, promotes and advocate for professional social work practice, practitioners and the social work profession, to improve the quality of life for the people of Michigan.
Advocates for the delivery of school social work services to meet the needs of all children. Actively promotes the educational and professional growth of members to ensure that the highest standards of practice are upheld and works to impact legislation that will improve the delivery of school social work services and enhance the education of all children.
Michigan League for Public Policy (formerly the Michigan League for Human Services)
Works to identify and help solve basic health and social welfare problems through research and analysis, information dissemination and advocacy.
Promotes and supports nurturing relationships for all infants. Committed to educating family professionals in relationship-based practice; diversifying the infant mental health community, and advocating for the well being of all infants and toddlers.