Professional Development

To assure a qualified and culturally competent social work labour force by expanding their skills and knowledge in social work practice. To assure high standards of social work practice by promoting professional and ethical social work practice.

Membership & Organizational Services

To strengthen and unify the social work profession through recruitment and retention of members and by encouraging and facilitating participation of members in association activities including NASW—SA leadership and meeting the needs and interests of provinces, local units and individual members.

Legislative and Political Action

To promote the influence of social work values in policy decision making through the increased participation and strengthened ability of social workers in legislative and political arenas and by social and professional action.