Canadian Association of Social Workers | The Power to Empower

CASW Celebrates Arrival of National Poverty Reduction Strategy

August 21, 2018 – Today, the Canadian Association of Social Workers (CASW) joins advocates across Canada in applauding the arrival of the long-awaited National Poverty Reduction Strategy.

Canadian Association of Social Workers Releases Major Research on Social Workers and Child Welfare

August 16, 2018 – Today, the Canadian Association of Social Workers (CASW) publishes major research on social workers in child welfare positons across Canada. 

Putting Children First: Social Workers and Child Welfare in Canada

August 16, 2018 - Child welfare: it’s the area of practice the public most associates with social work. And yet, we actually know so little about it in a broad sense.


CASW Seeking Qualified Applicants for Code of Ethics Revision

August 8, 2018 - CASW has launched the beginning phases of a revision of the Code of Ethics and is seeking ...

Ontario Basic Income Pilot: Dignity for All

August 7, 2018 - As the national professional association, the Canadian Association of Social Workers (CASW) typically withholds comment on provincial and territorial issues. However ...

Letter to Premier Ford: Ontario Basic Income Pilot Must Continue

August 7, 2018 - Today, CASW sent a letter to Premier Ford urging his government to continue Ontario's Basic Income Pilot. 

Organizations for Health Action (HEAL) Pre-Budget Recommendations

August 7, 2018 - To promote Canada’s economic competitiveness, HEAL recommends that the federal government focus on Seniors care through three targeted strategies. 

CASW 2019 Pre-Budget Submission: Supporting Social Workers for Better Social Outcomes

August 3, 2018 - Read CASW's pre-budget submission to the Standing Committee on Finance, aiming to influence the next Federal Budget. 

Job Opportunities

Position Title Facility Location
Clinician, Child and Youth Mental Health Ministry of Children and Family Development Multiple locations  BC
Program Manager Alberta Health Services Claresholm AB
Regional Social Worker Government of Yukon Locations include: Faro, Pelly Crossing, Ross River and Whitehorse YT
Executive Director Awasis Agency of Northern Manitoba Winnipeg MB

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