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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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To learn how social workers can respond to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, visit our coronavirus disease (COVID-19) resource page.



News Releases


  • $2 trillion Coronavirus Relief Package will Support Social Workers, Clients They Serve
    Mar 27, 2020

    Legislation is another crucial step in the right direction but more support needed

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  • NASW Thanks President Trump, Congress for Swift Action To Promote COVID-19 Mental Health Access
    Mar 20, 2020

    Association wants social safety net protected in stimulus package

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  • Message from NASW President Kathryn Conley Wehrmann regarding Coronavirus Covid-19 Pandemic
    Mar 12, 2020

    NASW offers support and encouragement during these challenging times

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  • Dr. Scott Giacomucci first recipient of Emerging Social Work Leader Award
    Mar 10, 2020

    PA resident has impressive accomplishments in trauma treatment, education and research

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