Chapter News

How to Volunteer to Help Immigrant Children Separated from Family

Social workers eager to help immigrants who have been separated from their children have a wealth of resources at their disposal. The truth is one of them. National Association of Social Workers (NASW) Board Member Guadalupe G. Lara, LMSW, an expert on social work and immigration, is encouraging social workers to advocate for these children and “to » MORE
 

From the Pen of the Executive Director: July 2018

Immigrant children being separated from their families at the U.S. southern border is yet another example of the attacks on social work ethics and values pronounced by the Trump administration. In an interview with the Associated Press, National NASW CEO Angelo McClain noted, “There are no principles of good child welfare that are being used » MORE
 

How to Volunteer to Help Immigrant Children Separated from Family

Social workers eager to help immigrants who have been separated from their children have a wealth of resources at their disposal. The » MORE

July 2018 - Three Rivers District Update

Happy 4th of July Everyone!  It has been a hot start to the month! Hope everyone has been able spend some time » MORE

July 2018 - Jane Addams District Update

Greetings  I'm your new district chair and looking forward to meeting and working with all of you over the next two years. » MORE

July 2018 - Calumet District Update

Hello Calumet District members! I'd like to introduce myself and your new Calumet District Chair. I'm Krista Woods, LCSW, and I'm honored » MORE

From the Pen of the Executive Director: July 2018

Immigrant children being separated from their families at the U.S. southern border is yet another example of the attacks on social work » MORE

Families Belong Together - Chicago March

The NASW-Illinois Chapter is a participating organization in the Families Belong Together – Chicago March, which will be taking on Saturday, June » MORE

July 2018 - Southern District Update

Happy July Southern District! My name is Jami Harland, LCSW, and I am the new Southern District Chair. I was born and » MORE

NASW Policy Revisions - Comment Period 06/25-07/25/18

As part of the ongoing activities and responsibilities related to Delegate Assembly there have been nine public/professional policy statements that have been » MORE

July 2018 - Northeastern District Update

What a fantastic, special event we had during Pride Month. Thank you to all of you who were there.  I look forward » MORE

Re: IDFPR Licensing Application Questions about Disability

The below article was shared with us by Equip for Equality, one of the leading organizations in Illinois fighting for the human » MORE
 
CHAPTER UPDATE

Rescheduled NASW Special Meeting of the Members

As shared with us by the National NASW Office:  The postponed Special Meeting of the Membership has been rescheduled for August 25, 2016. As discussed previously, the Special Meeting » MORE
SOCIAL WORK NEWS

Rule Changes Effective for the 2013-2015 Licensure Cycle

  UPDATE: An FAQ regarding the licensure changes has been created. Click here for the FAQ.    Two changes became effective beginning December 1, 2013, and will apply to the » MORE

CurrentEvents

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Three Rivers District CEU Event: The Opiate Crisis (Carol Stream)

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Thursday, August 23, 2018

Jane Addams District CEU Event: One Rural Community’s Response to the Opioid Crisis (Princeton)

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CurrentClasses

Friday, August 3, 2018

LSW/LCSW Review Course 08.03.18 (Chicago)

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Thursday, August 16, 2018

Three Rivers District CEU Event: The Opiate Crisis (Carol Stream)

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UPCOMING EVENTS
  • 08-03-18

    LSW/LCSW Review Course 08.03.18 (Chicago)

  • 08-16-18

    Three Rivers District CEU Event: The Opiate Crisis (Carol Stream)

  • 08-23-18

    Jane Addams District CEU Event: One Rural Community’s Response to the Opioid Crisis (Princeton)

  • 09-21-18

    LSW/LCSW Review Course 09.21.18 (Chicago)

  • 09-21-18

    Northeastern District Ethics CEU Event: Ethical Best Practice Q & A (Skokie)

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