12 Challenges

The Grand Challenges for Social Work represent a dynamic social agenda, focused on improving individual and family well-being, strengthening the social fabric, and helping create a more just society. Explore each of the 12 Grand Challenges for Social Work below:

 

  • Social Is Fundamental: Introduction and Context for Grand Challenges for Social Work
  • Grand Accomplishments in Social Work
  • Identifying and Tackling Grand Challenges for Social Work
  • From Mass Incarceration to Smart Decarceration
  • Strengthening the Social Response to the Human Impacts of Environmental Change
  • Prevention of Schizophrenia and Severe Mental Illness
  • Social Isolation Presents a Grand Challenge for Social Work
  • Increasing Productive Engagement in Later Life
  • The Grand Challenge of Ending Homelessness
  • Unleashing the Power of Prevention
  • Harnessing Big Data for Social Good: A Grand Challenge for Social Work
  • American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare aaswsw.org Practice Innovation through Technology in the Digital Age: A Grand Challenge for Social Work
  • Financial Capability and Asset Building for All
  • American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare aaswsw.org Reducing and Preventing Alcohol Misuse and Its Consequences: A Grand Challenge for Social Work
  • American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare aaswsw.org Ending Gender-Based Violence: A Grand Challenge for Social Work
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