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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 offers sympathies to families of the victims of Virginia Beach shootings
    Jun 05, 2019

    Association will continue to work on multiple fronts to push for end to gun violence

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  • NASW condemns Alabama's passage of nation's most restrictive anti-abortion law
    May 23, 2019

      Association implores U.S. Supreme Court to overturn new wave of unacceptable abortion laws

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  • NASW will continue to monitor efforts to sabotage Affordable Care Act
    Apr 08, 2019

    Association will act to protect health care if needed

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  • Senators introduce bill to improve access to mental health services in the United States
    Mar 21, 2019

    Legislation would also increase clinical social work reimbursement rates

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  • NASW offers sympathies to families of the victims of Virginia Beach shootings

    Jun 05, 2019


    Association will continue to work on multiple fronts to push for end to gun violence
    Read More

  • NASW condemns Alabama's passage of nation's most restrictive anti-abortion law

    May 23, 2019


      Association implores U.S. Supreme Court to overturn new wave of unacceptable abortion laws
    Read More

  • NASW will continue to monitor efforts to sabotage Affordable Care Act

    Apr 08, 2019


    Association will act to protect health care if needed
    Read More

  • Senators introduce bill to improve access to mental health services in the United States

    Mar 21, 2019


    Legislation would also increase clinical social work reimbursement rates
    Read More