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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...
Tuesday, June 11, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medicaid Recoupment »
NASW-MI is keenly aware that members in private practice are dealing with many problems related to the healthcare landscap...
Wednesday, March 27, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Capitol Action Day »
  More than 60 social workers were at  the Capitol in Lansing on Tuesday, March 19th to educate lawmakers abo...
Wednesday, January 23, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
ACTION ALERT! Government Shut Down - What You Can Do! »
    Dear NASW Members,   I am getting increasingly frustrated and angry at the ong...
Monday, January 7, 2019   (0 Comments - view/add)
Get Your Rally Signs Ready: Women’s Marches Coming Later This Month »
  On January 21, 2017, millions of people gathered   across the country to organize and engage with like-min...
Tuesday, January 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bill Allowing Felons To Work For Corrections Reported To Senate »
Copyright 2018 Gongwer News Service, Inc.  All Rights Reserved Tuesday, June 6, 2017 Bill Allowing Felon...
Tuesday, January 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Public Concerns Will Lead To Proposed Medicaid Rule Change »
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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   (1 Comment - 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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