Sunday, February 26
March 2017 - Southern District Update
Hello Southern District Members!!!
UPCOMING CEU EVENT
Friday, March 31, 2017: All day CEU event (5 CEUs, including 3 ethics). Registration begins at 8:30am with first session, Resolving Ethical Dilemmas, from 9:00am to 12:00pm. Legal Issues for Vulnerable Clients and Social Work Providers in Trauma Treatment Cases, will be from 1:00-3:00pm. This will be a great event with lots of good information to take with you. Several have already registered! For more information and to register for either morning, afternoon, or both sessions, please go to: https://naswil.wufoo.com/forms/southern-ceu-event-033117/.
2017 SOCIAL WORK AWARDS
The NASW-IL Chapter Awards Committee has finished reviewing all of the nominations for this year's statewide awardees. Congratulations to this year's winners!
LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT: Gerda Schell, PhD, LCSW (Chicago District)
SOCIAL WORKER OF THE YEAR: Mary Abbott, MSW, LCSW (Three Rivers District)
EMERGING LEADER: Sarah Buino, LCSW, CADC, CDWF (Chicago District)
You can learn more about these deserving winners on the naswil.org website.
ADVOCACY DAY 2017
Social Work Advocacy Day is taking place this year on Tuesday, April 4,2017. To learn more about this, and to register: http://naswil.org/news/chapter-news/featured/sign-up-for-advocacy-day-2016-1/
The Chapter Committee on Nominations and Leadership Identity is in the process of reviewing all nominations received for the 2017 elections. The election ballot will be coming your way April 1st !
Stay well and hope to see you on March 31st!