Welcome to CalSWEC
Welcome to the California Social Work Education Center (CalSWEC), the nation's largest state coalition of social work educators and practitioners.
Hosted by the University of California, Berkeley School of Social Welfare, CalSWEC was created in 1990 by a partnership of social work educators and practitioners dedicated to developing a professional social service workforce to effectively serve California's diverse population. (Read more about CalSWEC's history.)
- Mental Health Program: Read about San Francisco State MHP graduate Jessica Diaz France, whose dedication to social justice led to her choice of social work in mental health as a career.
- CalSWEC's 25 Years: A reception in September will commemorate CalSWEC's silver anniversary. Read about the impact the pioneering Title IV-E Stipend Program had on CalSWEC Workforce Development Coordinator Donna Thoreson's career and life.
- Evidence-Informed Webinar Series: The Research and Training Network (RTN) encourages its partners to present their research in the Evidence-Informed Webinar Series. Download and fill out the Presenter Form.
- MSW Student Research: Finalists for the Research Award for MSW Students are from CSU Chico, CSU East Bay, CSU Fullerton, CSU Los Angeles, CSU Monterey Bay, San Jose State University, and UC Berkeley. Read more about the award.