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  • Social Work Access Network (SWAN) - SWAN is a loosely-organized interest group composed of caseworkers, counselors, therapists, students, administrators, and professors in the social work fields. SWAN is dedicated to furthering professional connectivity and the overall effectiveness of social work through the advantages provided by computer networking.

  • PRAXIS Resources for Social and Economic Development - PRAXIS provides access to a vast array of archival resources on international and comparative social development. The intellectual commitment of PRAXIS is to the promotion of positive social change through informed action. PRAXIS has been designed to meet the informational needs of a) social work educators and students with international interests and b) other educators and students who require assistance in locating useful national and international resources on social and economic development.

  • Child Welfare Home Page - This page's goal is to provide a gateway to information related to the welfare of children. Read their electronic journal, Child Welfare Review, a Library, which is a resource on issues related to sources on child welfare.

  • National Institute for Social Work (England) - The National Institute for Social Work is at the forefront of social work and social care in the United Kingdom, actively raising standards and promoting good practice in the public, independent and voluntary sectors.

  • George Warren Brown School of Social Work - JOBS for social workers!!! Current research projects.

  • Delta-T Group staffing professionals for the Mental Health Industry

  • Justice Fellowship - International organization providing legal and financial support to prisoners.

  • Prison Fellowship - Prison Fellowship

  • Center for the Study of Popular Culture - Current political commentary on social issues; numerous links to other socially active organizations.

  • The New York Times - Daily updates on national and international events.