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photoNASW is the largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world with 150,000 members and over 7,000 in Illinois. The NASW-Illinois Chapter (NASW-IL) keeps their members on top of up-to-the-minute news and information regarding their professional development, whether it's changes in government regulations, breakthrough treatments, and innovative resources. With discounted professional protection through NASW Assurance Service insurance programs and public outreach to advance social work practice and improving the wellbeing of people and communities, the NASW-Illinois Chapter is working every day to help their members and the populations they serve. Please consider becoming a member today!

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“I’ve been involved with the NASW Illinois Chapter Ethics Committee since 1990. The NASW Code of Ethics serves as a model for professional ethics codes and participating in the Ethics Committee has been a great opportunity to engage in its...

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