Category Archives: NASWNYS

NASW-NYS is hiring: Executive Administrative Assistant and CE Coordinator

NASW-NYS is hiring for two positions at the Chapter: Executive Administrative Assistant and Continuing Education Coordinator. Interested persons can send a résumé, cover letter, and writing sample (10 pages max) to NASW-NYS Executive Director Samantha Howell at showell.naswnys@socialworkers.org Click the buttons below to download each position’s job description. Please share widely!  

Call for Members: Program Proposal Review Team

Program Proposal Review Team Call for Members Application deadline: Saturday, December 14, 2018 In an effort to increase member leadership opportunities, as well as diversity of expertise and perspective, the NASW-NYS Board of Directors’ Program Committee is seeking volunteers to serve on a Program Proposal Review Team. This team will be responsible for reviewing all … Continue reading Call for Members: Program Proposal Review Team

Registration now open for 2019 LEAD (March 5, 2019)

in ALBANY, NY

PRESS RELEASE: As “Boy Erased” Calls Attention to “Conversion Therapy,” Leadi...

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Kania Ponto, MSW 518-463-4741 ext 22 kponto.naswnys@socialworkers.org   As “Boy Erased” Calls Attention to “Conversion Therapy,” Leading Mental Health Professional Associations Continue to Urge Action to Protect New York’s Youth (NEW YORK, NY) – On Friday, November 2, 2018, the film “Boy Erased” premiered in select theaters with a nationwide … Continue reading PRESS RELEASE: As “Boy Erased” Calls Attention to “Conversion Therapy,” Leading Mental Health Professional Associations Continue to Urge Action to Protect New York’s Youth

NASW-NYS and NASW-NYC Condemn Mass Shooting at Tree of Life Congregation and Recent H...

        NASW-NYS and NASW-NYC Condemn Mass Shooting at Tree of Life Congregation and Recent Hate-Fueled Attacks The National Association of Social Workers – New York State (NASW-NYS) and New York City (NASW-NYC) Chapters strongly condemn the string of recent hate-fueled attacks in the United States including the horrific shooting at the Tree … Continue reading NASW-NYS and NASW-NYC Condemn Mass Shooting at Tree of Life Congregation and Recent Hate-Fueled Attacks

ACTION ALERT: Call Governor Cuomo TODAY to sign the Mental Health and Substance Use D...

Call Governor Cuomo TODAY and urge the Governor to sign the Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Parity Report Act (A. 3594-C) into Law! As Governor Declares October Mental Health and Addiction Parity Month in NYS, NASW-NYS Members Urged to Contact Governor to Advocate for Enactment of MH/SUD Parity Report Act (A.3694-C).  Governor Andrew M. … Continue reading ACTION ALERT: Call Governor Cuomo TODAY to sign the Mental Health and Substance Use Disorder Parity Report Act (A. 3594-C) into Law!