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Health Care
Friday, January 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
PrEP program launches; provides free HIV-preventing medication to qualified patients »
Ready, Set, PrEP program launches; provides free HIV-preventing medication to qualified patients  ...
Wednesday, January 8, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDHHS seeks input during public forums on Michigan’s behavioral health system »
LANSING, Mich. – Today Robert Gordon, director of the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS), presented...
Monday, December 9, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDHHS Director Robert Gordon shares approach to strengthen behavioral health »
MDHHS  Director Robert Gordon shares approach to strengthen behavioral health In a newly published op-ed in ...
Friday, October 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Update to LPC Proposed Practice Changes ​ ​ »
        Update to LPC Proposed Practice Changes  ...
Friday, October 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDHHS kicks off Health Endowment Fund supported jail-mental health initiative »
MDHHS received a planning grant from the Michigan Health Endowment Fund to do the following:   MDHHS is intere...

NASW-Michigan News
Thursday, December 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Dustin Corwin and Bezil Taylor Awarded the 2019 Student Leadership in Diversity Scholarships »
The Michigan Chapter of the National Association of Social Workers was pleased to award two Student Leadership in Diversit...
Friday, October 18, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Annual Conference Spotlights Social Work’s Role with Veterans and Military Families »
  From September 26-28 social workers from across the state gathered at the Battle Creek VA Medical Center for the...
Thursday, October 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Whitmer Responds to NASW Michigan regarding Section 298 »
NASW Michigan along with various other mental health organizations urged members to ask Governor Whitmer to Veto FY 2...
Thursday, October 3, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Ways to get involved with LPC Proposed Practice Changes »
    Ways to get involved with LPC Proposed Practice Changes     NASW-M...
Tuesday, October 1, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NASW MICHIGAN STATEMENT ON LPC PROPOSED PRACTICE CHANGES »
      The National Association of Social Workers - Michigan Chapter, is the largest mem...

School
Thursday, March 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
School Social Workers Unveil School Safety Reform Plan »
Law enforcement, school groups ask legislature for $120M to make schools safer Updated  Mar 22 ;  Posted&...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSW students protest staff member's email based on religious bias »
Kaela Theut Daily Staff Reporter Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 6:52pm   Over 30 st...
Wednesday, May 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Social workers ‘were the glue’ that held school together after shock of student’s death »
It was an extremely difficult time for students, staff and administrators in Wyandotte Public Schools last week, and Schoo...
Friday, April 29, 2016
Students take part in ‘Professionalism Day’ »
Students take part in ‘Professionalism Day’ MARQUETTE — The weather was a little gray Wednesday, but some students at...
Thursday, February 4, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
State has fewer goals to end child welfare system oversight »
State has fewer goals to end child welfare system oversight   Associated Press 6:30 p.m. EST February 2, 2016&...

Legislation/Policy
Friday, January 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Child Welfare Law Changes Headed to Governor »
A package of bills that aligns state child welfare laws with federal law changes is headed to the governor's desk after th...
Friday, January 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
House Bills Aim to Improve Mental Competency Exam Process »
A bipartisan plan to help address the backlog of criminal defendants awaiting mental competency evaluations at the state's...
Friday, January 10, 2020   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gov. Whitmer Creates Task Force Focused on Lifting Michiganders Out of Poverty ​ »
Gov. Whitmer Creates Task Force Focused on Lifting Michiganders Out of Poverty     DETROIT, Mich. -- ...
Friday, December 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
MDHHS seeking feedback during series of local town halls on opioids »
LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Opioids Task Force and Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) are hosting...
Friday, December 20, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Whitmer Signs Fiscal Year 2020 Supplemental Budget Package »
LANSING, Mich. --  Today, Governor Whitmer signed every bill in the F iscal Year  2020 supplemental budget p...

Social Justice
Thursday, October 31, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Whitmer Signs ​Bipartisan​ Bills to Raise the Age for Juvenile Offenders​ »
Governor Whitmer Signs   Bipartisan    Bills to Raise the Age for Juvenile Offenders  ...
Monday, July 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Gov. Whitmer Signs Executive Directive to Put Michigan Jobs First​ »
Gov. Whitmer Signs Executive Directive to Put Michigan Jobs First       LANSING,...
Monday, July 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Great Lakes Governors Urge Presidential Candidates to Adopt Great Lakes 2020 Presidential Agenda »
Great Lakes Governors Urge Presidential Candidates to Adopt Great Lakes 2020 Presidential Agenda   ...
Monday, June 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Trump Administration’s proposed mass raids on migrant families misguided, harmful »
Trump Administration’s proposed mass raids on migrant families misguided, harmful National NASW News Release...
Wednesday, June 5, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Governor Takes Steps to Help Returning Citizens Join the Workforce in Well-Paying Professions​ »
Governor Takes Steps to Help Returning Citizens Join the Workforce in Well-Paying Professions    ...

Advocacy
Monday, August 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
CEI-CMH and NAMI Response to Recent Mass Shootings »
To our community: As community partners offering care and support to individuals and families with mental illness in...
Monday, July 29, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Engage Now to Protect Child Migrants »
The National Association of Social Workers (NASW) continues to be deeply concerned about the care and treatment of childre...
Tuesday, July 16, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Share Your Story: EITC »
EITC   The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) is widely recognized as one of the most effective anti-pov...
Monday, June 24, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
NASW Report on Abolishing Cash Bail »
The National Association of Social Workers (NASW), the largest professional social work group in the United States, says t...
Wednesday, June 12, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Broad coalition calls for increase in Michigan’s Earned Income Tax Credit »
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, June 12, 2019 Contact: Nick Dodge Byrum & Fisk Advocacy Communications (51...

Insurance
Thursday, November 14, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Update on Medicaid Recoupment/Clawbacks »
Thanks to your consistent feedback, NASW Michigan was able to advocate on your behalf to ensure that paybacks of Medicaid...
Wednesday, September 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
STATE OF MICHIGAN TERMS MAGELLAN EFF 10/01/2019 »
This email was sent from Mid Michigan Medical Management on September 8, 2019.    As you may know, Blue C...
Friday, September 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Policy restrictions waived for policyholders in the aftermath of Hurricanes »
Frederick, Maryland – September 21, 2017— Social workers are on the front line when it comes to providing disaster relief...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
When it comes to Claims-made Professional Liability coverage... »
When it comes to Claims-made Professional Liability coverage, make sure you keep it continuously with no gaps! If you a...
Saturday, January 4, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Report Court and Licensing Board Matters to Your Professional Liability Insurance »
Report Court and Licensing Board Matters to Your Professional Liability Insurance Carrier Immediately As many social wo...

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