Accessibility Statement


The Group for the Advancement of Doctoral Education in Social Work (GADE) is committed to accessibility, diversity, and inclusion of all. It is GADE’s policy to ensure that persons with disabilities have full and equal access to our offerings.

Accessibility Assistance

If you have difficulty using or accessing any element of GADE’s website, please feel free to email us at [email protected] and we will work with you to provide the information, resource, or other content or offering you seek through a communication method that is accessible for you and consistent with applicable law (for example, through telephone support).

Goal of Accessibility for All

GADE aims to provide a positive experience to all our users and members. Accessibility and inclusion are part and parcel of our social work mission. Our goal is to permit all of our users to successfully gather information from and interact with our website. Whether you are using assistive technologies like a screen reader, a magnifier, voice recognition software, or captions for videos, our goal is to make your use of GADE’s website a seamless and enjoyable experience.


GADE welcomes any feedback on the performance and accessibility of this website. Email [email protected] to provide feedback. GADE is actively working toward making all of our online information, services, and offerings available to all. In partnership with industry experts, we are taking a variety of steps and devoting resources to further enhance the accessibility of our website.

Ongoing Effort

As the sole owner and operator of, GADE is responsible for all coordinating accessibility efforts. GADE works with contract developers to improve accessibility. Although full accessibility is an ongoing process, we are striving to offer each user the best experience possible.