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Special Events

  • Aug 1 - Dec 31

    Conversations on Race in America with NASW/CT

    NASW/CT stands in solidarity with Black Lives Matter and is committed to social justice for all and ending racism. We cannot remain silent about the senseless killings of Black Americans in our country and must call out systemic racism on the micro and macro levels.
    NASW/CT invites you to join us for a series of community conversations dedicated to fostering dialogue around the ethical responsibility of social workers in the racial justice movement. Time will be allotted for resource sharing, processing, and guided discussions around how to be better allies to our fellow Black social workers and the greater Black community. These conversations will allow for exploration into future action by the chapter including legislative and policy advocacy.
    Members are notified of these ongoing Zoom conversations via Constant Contact emails and registration is required, so please keep an eye on your inbox.

  • Oct 1 - Dec 5

    Fall Social Distancing NASW/CT Webinars for LIVE CECs


    In keeping with continued social distancing guidelines, NASW/CT is offering the following LIVE Zoom webinars:

  • Dec 5

    Starting and Enhancing a Private Practice LIVE Zoom Webinar

    3 CECs, $50 for Members; $75 for non Members

    We welcome Patricia Carl-Stannard back again to offer this ever-popular workshop on starting a private practice and managing a private practice.  From making the decision, to getting paneled, to billing, to handling some of the difficult issues that may arise, this workshop is a must!

    For more information or to register, click here.

  • Mar 10

    Annual Awards Dinner 2021 Call for Nominations

    After considerable discussion, the Chapter Board decided to cancel our 2020 Annual Awards Dinner scheduled for November of 2020 and reschedule the event for April 29, 2021.  Click here to find out how to nominate your respected colleagues.

Latest News

NASW/CT has submitted testimony to the Governor’s Nursing Home and Assisted Living Oversight Work Group

NASW/CT has submitted testimony to the Governor’s Nursing Home and Assisted Living Oversight Work Group calling for a dramatic reduction in the nursing home beds to social worker ratio in nursing homes. Currently, nursing homes can have 1 social worker for 120 beds. The Oversight Group was formed in response to the tragedy of Covid-19 […]

NASW/CT Calls for Police to Add Social Workers

NASW/CT has issued a paper on utilization of social workers by police that covers both 911 calls and officer wellness. The paper was sent to all police chiefs in Connecticut in response to the Police Accountability Bill that requires police departments to study utilization of social workers. The paper was distributed by the CT Police […]

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Legislative Testimonies

View the Legislative Testimonies that NASW-CT prepares and presents on behalf of members and the community.