In Critical Demand: Social Work in Canada Volume 1 – Final Report (2000) is a social work sector study that was the result of a partnership of academic, professional and service sector organizations.
The Sector Study used current literature, labour market analysis, surveys and interviews to explore issues and demographics within the social services sector including but not exclusive to the demand for social services, the profile of human resources in the social services sector, employment projections, working conditions within social services and education and training in social services.
The Canadian Association of Schools of Social Work has recently informed the CASW that, unfortunately, electronic copies of In Critical Demand: Social Work in Canada Volume 1 – Final Report (2000) is no longer available. Photocopies of this document, in both French and English, can be purchased through the CASW national office for the cost of $25.00 plus shipping and handling per copy.
Please review the following Executive Summary for further details on this comprehensive document. The full document is also made available for review by section below.