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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, press 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 calls on White House, Congress to fully reopen federal government
    Jan 23, 2019

    Partial government closure negatively impacting social workers and financially vulnerable clients they serve

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  • NASW Tennessee Chapter applauds decision to grant Cyntoia Brown clemency
    Jan 09, 2019

    The Chapter wrote Haslam in 2018 urging him to grant clemency to sex trafficking survivor.

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  • NASW Joins Opportunity Starts at Home Steering Committee
    Dec 19, 2018

    NASW now part of a group of organizations that is raising awareness about the affordable housing crisis.

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  • NASW member, author Inducted into University of Pennsylvania Inaugural Social Work Hall of Fame
    Dec 14, 2018

    SaraKay Smullens is author of NASW Press Book Burnout and Self-Care in Social Work

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  • NASW calls on White House, Congress to fully reopen federal government

    Jan 23, 2019


    Partial government closure negatively impacting social workers and financially vulnerable clients they serve
    Read More

  • NASW Tennessee Chapter applauds decision to grant Cyntoia Brown clemency

    Jan 09, 2019


    The Chapter wrote Haslam in 2018 urging him to grant clemency to sex trafficking survivor.
    Read More

  • NASW Joins Opportunity Starts at Home Steering Committee

    Dec 19, 2018


    NASW now part of a group of organizations that is raising awareness about the affordable housing crisis.
    Read More

  • NASW member, author Inducted into University of Pennsylvania Inaugural Social Work Hall of Fame

    Dec 14, 2018


    SaraKay Smullens is author of NASW Press Book Burnout and Self-Care in Social Work
    Read More