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Thursday, August 10, 2017
NASW Submits Comment to MDCR for LGBTQ+ Protections Under ELCRA »
In July, Equality Michigan asked the Michigan Civil Rights Commission to issue an interpretive statement on whether the pr...
Thursday, August 4, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Community Wellness: The 'Right Door' for veterans is Ionia County Veterans Services Office »
The Right Door for Hope, Recovery and Wellness has partnered with the Ionia County Board of Commissioners and the Michigan...
Monday, April 18, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Social Workers Continue Boots-on-Ground Work in Flint »
LANSING, Mich. – The national spotlight on Flint may have dimmed, but the city's water crisis is far from over. And...
Wednesday, March 23, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
NASW-MI Releases Water Crisis Reccomendations »
NASW – Michigan Flint Water Disaster Task Force Recommendations   As the water disaster in Flint continues an...
Wednesday, November 18, 2015   (1 Comment - view/add)
Most fail $29 food challenge »
Most fail $29 food challenge   Posted: Wednesday, November 18, 2015 8:36 pm By BRIAN McGILLIVARY bmcgilliv...
Tuesday, October 6, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Domestic Violence: "Equal Opportunity Destroyer" in Michigan »
LANSING, Mich. – It's often a hidden problem, but domestic violence occurs in Michigan homes more often than some may real...
Thursday, September 24, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Number of U.S. children in foster care up sharply »
For the first time in a decade, there was a notable increase last year in the number of U.S. children in foster care, acco...
Thursday, September 10, 2015
Suicide Prevention a Matter of Public Health in Michigan »
LANSING, Mich. - Suicide often is viewed as a private, personal matter, but some mental health professionals say addressin...
Tuesday, September 16, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Do Not Reduce Aid to Struggling Americans: Oppose TANF Cuts Contained in Continuing Resolution »
Congress will most likely not be able to pass the spending bills for the next fiscal year which begins on October 1. As a...
Tuesday, June 17, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Can't afford membership? Get a discount if you are retired or unemployed. »
We know that membership in a professional organization isn't always affordable for everyone. That's why we offer a discoun...
Monday, April 21, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Michigan Social Workers Advocate for Change »
Michigan Social Workers Advocate for Change NASW-Michigan is proud to announce the official release of two documents which...
Monday, March 3, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Expert referral list to be expanded »
Social workers are engaged in a variety of fields and specialties. To help highlight this important detail, NASW is expand...
Saturday, March 1, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Social Workers Make Change Possible For Michigan Residents »
March is National Professional Social Work Month LANSING, MI—The social work profession fights for the welfare of many...
Wednesday, February 19, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Student petitions EMU to teach sign language »
Between 500,000 and 2,000,000 use American Sign Language, according to a study from the Gallaudet University, a private un...
Monday, February 10, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Michigan Social Workers Bridging the Gap Between Veterans and Civilians »
LANSING, Mich. - While it's good to come home to family and friends after military deployment, getting back into the swin...
Tuesday, January 21, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
What Good is a Social Work Degree When You No Longer Can Practice? »
WHAT GOOD IS A SOCIAL WORK DEGREE WHEN YOU NO LONGER CAN PRACTICE? Whether you are a National Association of Social Work...
Friday, December 6, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
How to Become an Effective Ally »
I recently sat in on a class on community organizing at the University of Michigan. When the professor began an intere...
Thursday, July 26, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Social Workers' Group "Joins Forces" for Veterans »
LANSING, Mich. - Social workers from Michigan and around the nation meeting in Washington, D.C., this week have been talki...
Thursday, July 26, 2012   (0 Comments - view/add)
Social Workers' Group "Joins Forces" for Veterans »
LANSING, Mich. - Social workers from Michigan and around the nation meeting in Washington, D.C., this week have been talki...

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