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SOCIAL WELFARE RESEARCH & SERVICE

Providing support to researchers so they may successfully carry out transformative social work scholarship

2022 Research Highlight

Read highlights from our scholarship areas and updates from our research centers.
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Counsel on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting, November 2022

Counsel on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting, November 2022

Family First Prevention Services Act News Conference, February 2023

Family First Prevention Services Act News Conference, February 2023

Community Mental Health Centers of Kansas Annual Conference for Behavioral Health, September 2022

Community Mental Health Centers of Kansas Annual Conference for Behavioral Health, September 2022


2022 Research Metrics

14
Number of Funding Sponsors (Fiscal Year)
226
Open Access Articles
143
Research Related Community Partners
24
Students working on Research Projects

Research Impact

KU School of Social Welfare impact in the state of Kansas

Impact on Kansas

KU School of Social Welfare impact on our students

Student outcomes related to our research


Social Welfare Research Centers

Center for Community Engagement and Collaboration

CCEC

Center for Community Engagement and Collaboration
Center for Research on Aging & Disability Options logo

CRADO

Center for Research on Aging & Disability Options
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LGBTQ+

Center for LGBTQ+ Research & Advocacy
CRTS Logo

CRTS

Center for Research to Transform Systems for Family Community & Social Justice

Initiatives, Resources & Support

CRADO presenting at KDC conference

Research Projects

20+ projects that expand across the state of Kansas and beyond
KU SSW Students at 2022 APM meeting

Students In Research

Participation in research provides students with the opportunity to critically apply classroom knowledge to real-world community-based examination of social conditions and solutions. Students learn how to conduct, disseminate & translate research
KU Social Welfare Representatives at event

Connecting With Community

View videos of some of our past research presentations
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Research Publications & Presentations

Our most recent publications, presentations and research projects within our research focus areas



Upcoming Research Events

Community

23
Principle Investigators
1,150
Citations from our Scholarship
6,600+
Community Members Reached Through Our Communications