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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


  • Biden Administration Must Support, Not Deport, Haitian Refugees at the Southern Border
    Sep 22, 2021

    Customs and Border Protection must be investigated, held accountable

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  • NASW Foundation Partners with University of Texas-Austin on COVID-19 Vaccination Grant
    Sep 16, 2021

    CDC-funded initiative will engage social workers in promoting vaccine uptake, access

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  • Eighteen Organizations Express Support for the Collaborate in an Orderly and Cohesive Manner (COCM) Act
    Sep 10, 2021

    COCM Act would bolster innovative model of provision of mental health care

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  • NASW Colorado supports grand jury decision to indict police, paramedics involved in death of Elijah McClain
    Sep 02, 2021

    Chapter committed to doing the work to ensure such tragic deaths to not recur

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