Save the Date

SAVE THE DATES FOR THE 2018 NORTHWEST CONFERENCE ON SOCIAL WORK! The Northwestern Region - Idaho, Oregon, and Washington Chapter's of NASW are having a 2018 Regional Conference on the Coeur d'Alene, ID Indian Reservation.  Please save the date … [Read more...]

2017-2018 Election – Please Vote!

Hello NASW-WA Members: It’s that time of year again where you want to make your voice heard and place your votes!  We are using the online method of voting for the 2018 Fiscal Year. This method of voting will be much faster and all results will be … [Read more...]

Pulling Together: Advocacy During the Trump Administration

Pulling Together: Advocacy During the Trump Administration Description:   Pulling Together: Advocacy During the Trump Administration January 15, 2017, 11 am-2 pm University of Washington School of Social Work, Room … [Read more...]

INVITATION: Call with Social Work Community on ACA Open Enrollment- Important White House/HHS Action Alert

You are invited to join a conference call on Tuesday, December 13th at 11:00 AM EST with the National Association of Social Workers’ (NASW) CEO, Dr. Angelo McClain; U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Senior Counselor, Andrea Palm; and White … [Read more...]

NOTICE OF CHANGE IN SCHEDULE for the Northwest Conference on Social Work

NOTICE OF CHANGE IN SCHEDULE for the Northwest Conference on Social Work:   Due to lower than expected registrations, all break-out sessions and all of Saturday will be cancelled. The conference will be FRIDAY ONLY October 28th with the … [Read more...]

Washington State Supreme Court Ruling stops legal financial obligations for people on needs based benefits!!!

Hello Washington State Social Workers,   Washington State Supreme Court Ruling stops legal financial obligations for people on needs based benefits!!!   Basically the Washington Supreme Court has decided that, in cases where the … [Read more...]

NASW Social Justice Office

Hello NASW Members:   In an interest in making sure that chapters directly receive the numerous social justice brief from the NASW Social Justice Office, I am attaching the latest brief on Voting Rights. The brief essentially provides … [Read more...]

2017-2018 Election

Hello NASW-WA Members: It’s that time of year again where you want to make your voice heard and place your votes!  We are using the online method of voting for the 2018 Fiscal Year. This method of voting will be much faster and all results will be … [Read more...]

POST-GRADUATE SOCIAL WORK LICENSURE IN OREGON, WASHINGTON AND IDAHO

POST-GRADUATE SOCIAL WORK LICENSURE IN OREGON, WASHINGTON AND IDAHO An overview of licensure in Washington, Oregon, and Idaho.  Written and submitted by Catherine Zimmerman, LICSW, ACHP-SW, CSW-G, NASW-WA, Blue Mountain Region … [Read more...]

Washington Association of School Social Workers presents the 2nd Bi-annual Eastside WASSW Spring Conference in beautiful Spokane

Washington Association of School Social Workers presents the 2nd Bi-annual Eastside WASSW Spring Conference in beautiful Spokane. All school practitioners are invited to this one day event. Attendees will have the pleasure of hearing Catheleen … [Read more...]