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  School of Social Work 2013–2015 About the School Institute for Families  

Institute for Families

Created in July 2007, the Institute for Families (IFF) serves as an umbrella organization, providing oversight and support for all of Rutgers School of Social Work's externally funded activities. For more information, visit


The mission of the Institute for Families (IFF) at the Rutgers School of Social Work is to support and strengthen individuals, families, and communities by building the capacity of human service professionals and organizations. 


IFF offers a variety of services aimed at building the capacity of the people and organizations working to strengthen families.

  • Continuing Education
  • Custom Designed Trainings
  • Geospatial Analysis Services
  • Professional Development
  • Research and Evaluation Services
  • Technical Assistance Consultation


Our faculty-led centers focus on research, evaluation, policy development, and training around special topics of interest to the human services community. Additional information is available using the links below.

For additional information, contact RU-info at 732-445-info (4636) or
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