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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 urges Senate to conduct Supreme Court nomination process after election and inauguration
    Sep 28, 2020

    Health care, reproductive rights,  and rights of LGBT people at risk

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  • NASW Affronted by President Trump’s Sinister Executive Order on Racial and Sexual Stereotyping
    Sep 25, 2020

    Order reflects revisionist history, impedes essential efforts towards workplace equity

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  • NASW Kentucky Chapter on Grand Jury Decision on Breonna Taylor Murder
    Sep 24, 2020

    Despite ruling chapter will continue to champion advocacy and justice in Breonna Taylor's name

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  • NASW joins coalitions in calling for CDC to slow high rate of COVID-19 in jails, prisons
    Sep 24, 2020

    Letter specifically calls for restricting us of prolonged solitary confinement to stem pandemic

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