Get Involved

Social workers can create political change by becoming actively involved in campaigns and elections.

There are a number of ways you can get involved in political campaigns.

Visit the website of your local candidates for Congress and Senate to find out how to volunteer on their campaigns. As a  volunteer you can make phone calls, organize campaign events, or work in campaign offices.

Capitol building

Stay Informed

See current legislation and key bills in Congress, and find out how legislators voted on bills of interest to social workers.

Visit the NASW Action Center

voting booths at a California primary

Increasing Voter Participation

Voter participation is a social work issue! Learn how you can help get out the vote in your community.

Get voter participation resources