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 enthusiastically endorses President Biden and Vice President Harris for second term
    Jun 21, 2024

    NASW lauds President’s progress on mental health services, providing student debt relief

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  • NASW urges Israel and Hamas to reach peace agreement
    Jun 14, 2024

    We encourage social workers to work together to ease hate, heal division in our nation

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  • NASW-NY Releases Social Work Safety Statement
    Jun 13, 2024

    Chapters call for ensuring the safety of social workers as they work for the most vulnerable.

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  • New York Rep. Jamaal Bowman and National Association of Social Workers to Host Roundtable Discussion Addressing Mental Health in New York
    Jun 07, 2024

    Discussion will focus on challenges, solutions, and the legislation necessary to improve mental health services

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