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Refugee family with children walking at night with bags, illegal border crossing near a river.

President Biden’s asylum executive order is unacceptable

Administration must continue its commitment to comprehensive immigration reform

Arizona House of Representatives continues to hold up Social Work Compact Bill

Bill needed to address social work shortage in the state

Complete the Social Work Census by June 30!

Findings will help support the development of a more inclusive & equitable social work workforce

NASW remembers George Floyd Jr. on 4th anniversary of his death

Floyd’s murder spurred social workers to engage in advocacy to end structural racism, but more work must be done

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NASW celebrates 70th Anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education

Journey toward equitable education is incomplete, but NASW is committed to policies that bring justice, equity

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Child Abuse Prevention Month

Child Abuse Prevention Month

April Ferguson LCSW-C Senior Practice Associate Children and Adolescents April 2024 The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) acknowledges April as Child Abuse Prevention Month. The Child Abuse Prevention and Treatment Act (CAPTA) defines child abuse and...

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Faculty: Request Your NASW Press Exam Copy Today

Faculty: Request Your NASW Press Exam Copy Today

Follow This Link to Learn About Faculty Exam Copies Other Sample Titles Below . . .   The 12th edition of Social Work Speaks is a comprehensive and unabridged collection of policies adopted and revised by the NASW Delegate Assembly in 2020. The Delegate Assembly,...

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Focus on Gerontology: Managing the Aging Baby Boomers

Focus on Gerontology: Managing the Aging Baby Boomers

By Peter Craig The aging baby boomer population is reaching critical mass. In 2020, according to the Census Bureau, that group numbered some 73 million—the second-largest segment of the U.S. population after Millennials—with 55.8 million of boomers, or 16.8% of the...

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