Social and Economic Justice & Peace Specialty Practice Section
We are social workers helping to strengthen and empower those within impoverished and indigent communities. We are committed to economic and social justice ideals, including fairness, equity and equality. Examples of areas of service: outreach, grassroots mobilization, lobbying, community development, and public awareness efforts.
From Social and Economic Justice & Peace Section Connection:
"Although residents of Flint immediately raised concerns, it took more than 18 months for this problem to be acknowledged by those in power. Much more collaboration, support, and advocacy are needed... specifically in marginalized, disempowered, and ignored communities."