National NASW

The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) is the largest membership organization of professional social workers in the world, with 150,000 members. NASW works to enhance the professional growth and development of its members, to create and maintain professional standards, and to advance sound social policies.


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Code of Ethics

The NASW Code of Ethics is intended to serve as a guide to the everyday professional conduct of social workers.


Get information on our chapter organizations and links to their Web sites from here.

NASW Governance

Find out about the NASW leadership.

NASW Delegate Assembly

The Delegate Assembly is the representative, decision-making body (comprised of 277 elected delegates) through which NASW members set broad organizational policy, establish program priorities, and develop a collective stance on public and professional issues.

NASW Foundation

The National Association of Social Workers Foundation (NASWF) is a charitable organization created to enhance the well-being of individuals, families, and communities through the advancement of social work practice.


Monday, March 20, 2017

Jane Addams District Event: Time to Take Off the Gloves

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

2017 NASW Chicago District Social Work Month Awards Event (Chicago)

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Friday, February 24, 2017

LSW/LCSW Review Course 02.24.17 (Chicago)

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Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Cult. Comp.: What Immigrant Families Need to Know to Protect Themselves (Chicago)

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Brent Diers

“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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  • 02-24-17

    LSW/LCSW Review Course 02.24.17 (Chicago)

  • 03-08-17

    Cult. Comp.: What Immigrant Families Need to Know to Protect Themselves (Chicago)

  • 03-10-17

    Three Rivers District CEU Event: Silent Epidemic (Carol Stream)

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