News

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 Congratulates Biden on His Election to be 46th President
    Nov 07, 2020

    Americans have cast their vote for an inclusive economy, urgently needed social investments, and long overdue civil rights protections

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  • NASW Texas Applauds Behavioral Health Executive Council (BHEC) Decision to Keep Full Anti-Discrimination Language in the Social Work Code of Conduct
    Oct 27, 2020

    Decision would not have happened without collective strength and unity of social workers, advocacy groups, legislators and others

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  • National Social Work Organizations Oppose Elimination of Texas LGBTQ and Disability Protections
    Oct 23, 2020

    NASW and CSWE demand rule be restored immediately

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  • Leading Social Work Organization Protests Fast-Tracking of Supreme Court Justice Appointment
    Oct 09, 2020

    NASW urges Senate focus on crises affecting the nation, including COVID-19 and racial injustice

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