Chapter News

From the Pen of the President: June 2017

It is with great sadness that I write my last column as board president of the NASW-Illinois Chapter. I finish my two-year term at the end of this month. As I look back on my years as board member and president, I can honestly say that the people I’ve served with are among the most » MORE
 

NASW Social Justice Brief: Gun Violence in the American Culture

America has been devastated by gun violence for decades in both urban and rural communities. Recently a significant number of Americans have » MORE

From the Pen of the Executive Director: July 2017

As is my tradition at the beginning of the fiscal year, I wanted to share some suggested summer reading choices, both very » MORE

July 2017 - East Central District Update

Hello East Central District Members! I hope you are all enjoying your summer!  We have some great events coming up.  I'm asking » MORE

NASW-Illinois Chapter Statement on the Resignation of State Senator Christine Radogno

The NASW-Illinois Chapter would like to acknowledge the leadership and work of Illinois Senate Republican Leader Christine Radogno who announced her resignation » MORE

July 2017- Northeastern District Update

My name is Lynn Zakeri, and I am the newly elected  NASW-Illinois Chapter Northeastern District Chair.  I am really looking forward to my new » MORE

July 2017 - Three Rivers District Update

Hello Three Rivers ! I would love to introduce myself. My name is Mary Abbott, and I was elected to replace the » MORE

July 2017 - Calumet District Update

Hello Calumet District Members, My name is Christine Escobar-Sawicki and I have been elected as the new Calumet District Chairperson for the » MORE

June 2017 - Jane Addams District Update

Happy Summer Jane Addams Members!  I'd like to remind you that we have only 5 month left to gather our CEU's for » MORE

Read the Standards for Technology in Social Work Practice Q&A

The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) and three other social work organizations today released new Standards for Technology in Social Work Practice. The » MORE

Join NASW to urge Senate not pass legislation to repeal major portions of Affordable Care Act

The Senate is poised to consider health care legislation before the July 4th Congressional Recess, which will repeal major portions of the » 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

Friday, July 28, 2017

SOLD OUT! Ethics: Who’s the Client? - The Ethical Implications… (Chicago)

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Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Cult. Comp.: Strengthening and Enhancing Agents of Change (Chicago)

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CurrentClasses

Friday, July 28, 2017

SOLD OUT! Ethics: Who’s the Client? - The Ethical Implications… (Chicago)

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Thursday, August 10, 2017

Calumet District Cultural Competency CEU Event (Homewood)

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UPCOMING EVENTS
  • 07-28-17

    SOLD OUT! Ethics: Who’s the Client? - The Ethical Implications… (Chicago)

  • 08-10-17

    Calumet District Cultural Competency CEU Event (Homewood)

  • 08-11-17

    LESS THAN 17 SPOTS LEFT! Life Planning for Your Transition: The Role of the Clinician (Chicago)

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