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From the Pen of the Executive Director: November 2017

I am writing this column just a few days after another successful and well-received NASW-Illinois Chapter Statewide Conference. If you have never attended one of the chapter’s conferences over the years, the education reflects a cross section of practitioner knowledge and social work academic research. Over 800 participants took advantage of these offerings over the » MORE
 

NASW welcomes introduction of International Violence Against Women Act

Association urges Congress to quickly pass legislation to empower women, girls, communities and nations to end violence   WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The National » MORE

In aftermath of church mass shooting, NASW calls for sensible gun control laws…

In aftermath of church mass shooting, NASW calls for sensible gun control laws, public health emergency declaration WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The nation once » MORE

Accepting Nominations for the 2018 Social Work Awards

  Social Work Awards Nomination Form: https://naswil.wufoo.com/forms/2018-social-work-awards-nomination-form/ DEADLINE: Tuesday, July 31, 2018 *Want to suggest a nominee but don't have any other info to » MORE

November 2017 - East Central District Update

Hello Again East Central District Members! I hope that everyone is doing well.  Thanks to all who participated in the annual statewide » MORE

From the Pen of the Executive Director: November 2017

I am writing this column just a few days after another successful and well-received NASW-Illinois Chapter Statewide Conference. If you have never » MORE

NASW supports President Trump’s declaration of opioid epidemic as public health crisis

President Trump on Oct. 26 officially declared that the opioid crisis that is engulfing the United States to be a public health crisis . » MORE

The Affordable Care Act open enrollment period is shortened. Please share this important enrollment

The open enrollment period for the health insurance marketplace is significantly shorter this year — from November 1 to December 15, 2017. » MORE

November 2017 - Student Network SIG Update

The NASW-Illinois Chapter is still looking for student liaisons for the 2017–2018 school year! Take part in your professional organization!   Student » MORE

November 2017 - Northeastern District Update

We have had a terrific fall, and I am looking forward to meeting many of you at this month's events. There is » MORE

November 2017 - Three Rivers District Update

Hello Three Rivers District -  I am writing this update ahead of the 2017 NASW-Illinois Chapter Statewide Conference, so I am hoping » 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

Monday, November 13, 2017

Building and Sustaining Maternal Health Research Partnerships (Chicago)

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

SOLD OUT! Direct Action 101 (Chicago)

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CurrentClasses

Monday, November 13, 2017

Building and Sustaining Maternal Health Research Partnerships (Chicago)

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Thursday, November 16, 2017

SOLD OUT! Direct Action 101 (Chicago)

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UPCOMING EVENTS
  • 11-13-17

    Building and Sustaining Maternal Health Research Partnerships (Chicago)

  • 11-16-17

    SOLD OUT! Direct Action 101 (Chicago)

  • 11-17-17

    SOLD OUT! Northeastern District CEU Event: Heroin Education (Skokie)

  • 11-17-17

    Southern District CEU Event: Financial Wellness - Education for Social Workers (Hoyleton)

  • 11-17-17

    SOLD OUT! Cult. Comp: The Culture of Technology (Chicago)

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