The Social Service Workforce

A well-planned, well-trained, supported workforce is better able to contribute to the care of vulnerable populations.


The webinar series provides an inter- active platform to share information, expertise and promising practices.

Resource Database

Find and contribute to resources on a wide range of topics related to social service workforce strengthening. 

Join the Alliance

Make new connections and become actively involved in efforts to strengthen the social service workforce.

Explore Approaches for Integrating Health and Social Service Systems

Amy Bess, coordinator of the Alliance, and Jim McCaffery, chairperson of the Alliance Steering Committee, will host an in-person discussion titled "Health and social service workers - Increased collaboration, better health results" on March 2.

Celebrate World Social Work Day

A number of events are planned around the world to mark the day on March 17 (and week). Make plans to participate or add your event to the online calendar.

New Resources

Review the latest resources, added on February 24.