Mission Statement –NASW Connecticut Chapter
The Mission of the NASW/CT Chapter is to advance, at the local and state level, the priorities of NASW, which are:
1. PRACTICE ADVANCEMENT
To advance the quality of social work practice, improve the knowledge base required for such practice, and to promote professional development related to improved practice.
2. PROFESSIONAL STANDARDS
To promote the strength, unity and recognition of the social work profession and the acceptance and utilization of its standards.
3. SOCIAL POLICY AND ACTION
To promote and advance sound public policies and programs aimed at human need and improved quality of life.
4. MEMBERSHIP ORGANIZATION
To improve the effective functioning of NASW as a national organization and to improve the way in which it serves its members.