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Created in 1990, the California Social Work Education Center (CalSWEC)  is a consortium of the state’s 22 accredited social work graduate schools, all 58 county departments of social service and local mental health departments, the California Department of Social Services, the California Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers, the County Welfare Directors Association of California, the County Behavioral Health Directors Association of California, and foundations. It is the nation’s largest coalition of its kind working together to provide professional education, student support, in-service training, and workforce evaluation research—all directed toward developing effective, culturally competent public service delivery to the people of California.

CalSWEC operates the Title IV-E Stipend Program, the Child Welfare In-Service Training Program, and the Integrated Behavioral Health Program.