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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 Public Statement on SNAP Final Rule on Work Requirements
    Dec 06, 2019

    Callous rule will do nothing to promote employment or self-sufficiency

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  • Lawmakers introduce bipartisan bill to improve social worker safety
    Nov 18, 2019

    NASW applauds congressional leaders for effort to stem violence

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  • NASW Opposes Appointment of Steven Menashi to Second U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals
    Nov 14, 2019

    Appointment would roll back civil and human rights protections

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  • NASW joins "Mental Health for US" Coalition
    Nov 08, 2019

    Bipartisan group is working to ensure mental health, addiction addressed by 2020 election candidates

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  • NASW Public Statement on SNAP Final Rule on Work Requirements

    Dec 06, 2019


    Callous rule will do nothing to promote employment or self-sufficiency
    Read More

  • Lawmakers introduce bipartisan bill to improve social worker safety

    Nov 18, 2019


    NASW applauds congressional leaders for effort to stem violence
    Read More

  • NASW Opposes Appointment of Steven Menashi to Second U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals

    Nov 14, 2019


    Appointment would roll back civil and human rights protections
    Read More

  • NASW joins "Mental Health for US" Coalition

    Nov 08, 2019


    Bipartisan group is working to ensure mental health, addiction addressed by 2020 election candidates
    Read More