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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 offers condolences to families and friends of victims of mass shootings in Buffalo supermarket
    May 16, 2022

    NASW will keep pushing for policy reform changes and confront violent radicalization and system racism

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  • ACLU of Ohio and Democracy Forward File Federal Lawsuit Challenging Lebanon’s Anti-Abortion Ordinance
    May 11, 2022

    Lawsuit filed on behalf of NASW Ohio Chapter and Women Have Options Ohio

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  • NASW responds to leaked draft opinion that suggests U.S. Supreme Court may overturn Roe v. Wade
    May 03, 2022

    NASW remains resolute in its commitment to protect reproductive rights and freedoms

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  • NASW congratulates Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson her historic appointment, confirmation to the U.S. Supreme Court
    Apr 07, 2022

    Judge Brown Jackson will be the first Black woman to serve on the highest court and has demonstrated a fair-minded approach to justice

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