NJ SWERS is a 501 (c) 3 not-for-profit charitable corporation that has established goals in three areas:


NJ SWERS complements the work of several organizations dedicated to the practice
of social work in New Jersey including the National Association of Social Workers.



NJ SWERS helps to: 

  • Educate the public about the profession of social work, social problems, and social policies and programs. 
  • Assure that social workers have access to quality, current, and affordable continuing education opportunities. 
  • Promote and provide scholarships to social work students and professionals in order to further their education. 
  • Facilitate research related to the social work profession, human service organizations and those they serve.