Academy Fellows develop policy statements and briefs on key social work issues. We provide education and resources to social workers and policy makers. Fellows are advocates and a strong voice with expertise on international, national andlocal issues that affect our communities. We work to advance key social work priorities at the legislative and policy levels including:
Our policy on immigration:
The American Academy of Social Work and Social Welfare’s policy statement on immigration
Academy Board member and Steve Hicks School of Social Work, University of Texas at Austin’s Luis Zayas speaks out on immigration and childhood separation.