Policy & Position Statements
September 5, 2018 - I am writing to again stress the importance of the inclusion of social workers in future research and initiatives around the topic of first responders/public safety officers and the incidence of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD).
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.
August 16, 2018 – Today, the Canadian Association of Social Workers (CASW) publishes major research on social workers in child welfare positons across 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.
August 8, 2018 - CASW has launched the beginning phases of a revision of the Code of Ethics and is seeking ...
August 7, 2018 - As the national professional association, the Canadian Association of Social Workers (CASW) typically withholds comment on provincial and territorial issues. However ...
August 7, 2018 - Today, CASW sent a letter to Premier Ford urging his government to continue Ontario's Basic Income Pilot.
August 7, 2018 - To promote Canada’s economic competitiveness, HEAL recommends that the federal government focus on Seniors care through three targeted strategies.
August 3, 2018 - Read CASW's pre-budget submission to the Standing Committee on Finance, aiming to influence the next Federal Budget.
August 2, 2018 - CASW is a proud member of the Canadian Alliance on Mental Illness and Mental Health (CAMIMH), the national voice for mental health in Canada. Established in 1998, CAMIMH is an alliance of 16 mental health groups comprised of health care providers and organizations that represent...