The Mission of the California State Chapter of NEW: PATHS is to strengthen the Human Services Professional through education, collaboration and the promotion of growth and development.
Commitment to Service.
The California State Chapter of NEW:Paths, as a professional and education organization, has the role of establishing standards of ethical conduct for Human Services professionals in California. This organization represents the combined Professional judgments of all its members. It is our purpose to:
Focus on California specific concerns for Human Services Professionals
Promote professional identity and integrity
Set, maintain, and exemplify professional standards and ethics
Provide a professional networking arena for Human Services Professionals
Encourage and sponsor professional education
Encourage and support local chapters in California
Support the NEW National Association
The Association is:
Not a labor union nor affiliated with any labor union
Not involved in labor contract negotiations
Not a participant in personal disputes