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 magazine, 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 Applauds Senators Stabenow, Barrasso, Chairman Wyden, Ranking Member Crapo and Finance Committee Members on historic markup
    Nov 08, 2023

    Provisions that benefit clinical social workers pass key Senate committee  

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  • NASW offers its support to those who lost loved ones in terrorist attacks in Israel
    Oct 13, 2023

    Association also calls for peace and an end to the humanitarian crisis in Gaza

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  • NASW applauds introduction of the John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act
    Sep 19, 2023

    Legislation strengthens and modernizes the Voting Rights Act

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  • NASW Foundation to Mark 27th Anniversary with Social Work Pioneer Inductions in Washington D.C.
    Jul 17, 2023

    Civil Rights icon W.E.B. DuBois and 24 others inducted as NASW Social Work Pioneers

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