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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 Condemns Trump Administration’s Nationwide Removal Raids on Immigrant Families
    Jul 15, 2019

    Action will have devastating long-lasting harm on children, families and communities

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  • NASW Applauds U.S. Supreme Court Decision to Block 2020 Census Citizenship Question
    Jul 03, 2019

    Court unambiguously rebukes Trump Administration attempt to undercount of immigrants 

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  • Trump Administration’s proposed mass raids on migrant families misguided, harmful
    Jun 24, 2019

    Raids will cause long-term harm to the health, safety, and well-being of children

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  • NASW says cash bail system should be abolished
    Jun 21, 2019

    Bail system discriminates against people of color, women and lower income Americans

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  • NASW Condemns Trump Administration’s Nationwide Removal Raids on Immigrant Families

    Jul 15, 2019


    Action will have devastating long-lasting harm on children, families and communities
    Read More

  • NASW Applauds U.S. Supreme Court Decision to Block 2020 Census Citizenship Question

    Jul 03, 2019


    Court unambiguously rebukes Trump Administration attempt to undercount of immigrants 
    Read More

  • Trump Administration’s proposed mass raids on migrant families misguided, harmful

    Jun 24, 2019


    Raids will cause long-term harm to the health, safety, and well-being of children
    Read More

  • NASW says cash bail system should be abolished

    Jun 21, 2019


    Bail system discriminates against people of color, women and lower income Americans
    Read More