Region 4 - Western Michigan
On October 23rd from 6pm-8pm, Region 4 will host it’s first New Professional Network (NPN) gathering at North Kent Community Services located at 10075 Northland Dr., Rockford, MI 49341. The NPN is designed to provide an opportunity for new social work professionals to make important connections, network, share, and gain information/resources on important topics. The group will also serve as a supportive, safe place for sharing experiences, determine advocacy strategies, and to glean best practices in self car. Please RSVP to Chérie Elahl at email@example.com. This meeting is free for both NASW members and non-members.
Calvin College, WMU and GVSU collaborated recently to open an 'innovative' rehab clinic on September 8th in Grand Rapids. Read more about the project here.
On Wednesday, October 28th the ACLU of Michigan will be hosting a community discussion on “Is Grand Rapids the Next Ferguson? A Conversation on Police Brutality”. The event will take place at 6:30pm at the Wealthy Theatre (1130 Wealthy St, Grand Rapids, MI).
Interested in connecting with your Region 4 Board Representative?
Contact your Region 4 Representative Cherie Elahl, BSW at