Welcome to The Sacramento Association of Black Social Workers is a local component of the National Association of Black Social Workers and California Association of Black Social Workers that provides a structure and forum through which Black social workers and those in related fields can exchange ideas, offer services, and develop programs in the interest of the Black community.
We are a private professional culturally oriented service organization comprised of social workers and community workers in related fields of human services who make their skills available to individuals, groups, and agencies for the alleviation of the numerous problems confronting the Black community.
The Sacramento chapter of The National Association of Black Social Workers, Inc., comprised of people of African ancestry, is committed to enhancing the quality of life and empowering people of African ancestry through advocacy, human services delivery, and research.
Our Leadership Team
Our Leadership team is committed to the high standards of social workers and are leaders in our community and stand with the people we serve. We believe that being a social worker is a calling and we take our calling seriously and will advocate for our clients with pride.
The practice of social work requires knowledge of human development and behavior; of social and economic, and cultural institutions; and of the interaction of all these factors.
Our professional application of social work values, principles, and techniques to one or more of the following ends: helping people obtain tangible services; counseling and psychotherapy with individuals, families, and groups; helping communities or groups provide or improve social and health services; and participating in legislative processes.