Policy & Advocacy Work

Policy and research are supposed to guide practice. Social workers are called to provide evidence-based practice that effectively serves clients. LGBTQ+ individuals have unique needs that require a certain amount of cultural competency. It is important to stay up to date and informed about the issues impacting this population.

If you would like to contribute information for any of these areas, please email us at lgbtsocialwork@gmail.com.

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