Welcome to the social work program. Social Work is a rewarding and dynamic profession for those with a strong desire to help improve people's lives. Social workers collaborate with individuals to discover solutions in their everyday lives that improve relationships and resolve personal and family challenges. Social workers are involved in direct practice and community work with children, juveniles, families, person living with disabilities or mental health challenges, victims and perpetrators of crimes, persons with addictions, and the elderly.The profession is dedicated to promoting social justice and empowerment for all.
Employment opportunities exist in public settings such as County Human Services as well as in private agencies such as family services, youth programs, community services, care and rehabilitation centers, and hospitals.