Mission Statement

Temple University’s Center for Social Policy and Community Development (CSPCD) partners with communities and social service agencies throughout the Commonwealth to address issues that impact health and well-being of individuals and communities.  This mission is accomplished through teaching, research and service activities that:

1. Advance the knowledge and resources of individuals and communities;

2. Create innovative health and social services that promote health and wellbeing in the individual and the community; and

3. Ensure a comprehensive and diverse health and human service workforce.