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The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is the largest association of professional social workers. Our members serve all communities and all populations. Here you can find the latest news from NASW. Read Social Work Advocates, news releases and statements; browse past issues of NASW News, learn about Social Work Month activities; get facts about social workers; find social work research and data; or visit one of our blogs.

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News Releases


  • NASW again implores lawmakers to enact sensible gun laws in aftermath of Texas elementary shooting
    May 25, 2022

    NASW CEO Angelo McClain - "This moment must be a tipping point"

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  • NASW Texas shocked, saddened by shooting at elementary school in Uvalde
    May 24, 2022

    Chapter urges legislation to review steps to obtain firearms, explore ways to strengthen school safety

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  • NASW condemns deadly racist shooting in Buffalo, NY
    May 16, 2022

    NASW will keep pushing for policy reform changes and confront violent radicalization and system racism

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  • ACLU of Ohio and Democracy Forward File Federal Lawsuit Challenging Lebanon’s Anti-Abortion Ordinance
    May 11, 2022

    Lawsuit filed on behalf of NASW Ohio Chapter and Women Have Options Ohio

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