Armenian association of Social Workers

Empowering Community Social Workers
2019 February 08


Armenian Association of Social Workers is continuing its mission to promote The capacity of the social service workforce. This time the main topic of training was "Community Social Work".

The main purpose of the training was to extend the knowledge and develop skills of social service professionals on community-based social work.

In his welcoming speech to trainees vice minister of the Ministry of Labor and Social Affairs said: "I am assured that this kind of training is very essential for effective social policy and programs."

Welcoming speeches also were delivered by USAID representative Ani Manukyan, WVA Child Protection Programs Manager Aida Muradyan and Chairperson of Armenian Association of Social Workers Mira Antonyan.

The training was conducted by the Armenian Association of Social Workers in the frame of USAID funded "Community-level access to social services" project implemented by World Vision Armenia.