|Code of Ethics|
The GASW Code of Ethics is intended to serve as a guide to the everyday professional conduct of social workers.
Professional ethics makes the foundation for social work profession. Protection of the main values of the profession, its ethical principles and standards is the main responsibility of social workers. Each social worker shall guide his/her professional work based on these standards. Social work Code of Ethics should be followed not only by professional social workers, but also by every student and intern, who works in the field of social work.
GASW Code of Ethics has the following six objectives:
GASW Code of Ethics applies only to GASW members. However, the document is endorsed by various local social service agencies as a guiding document of social work practice.