Category Archives: NASWNYS

Statement on Afghanistan

This statement, endorsed by NASW-NYS, is written by two Muslim social workers. “While it is imperative to voice our concerns and need to support the Afghan community, we would be remiss if we did not acknowledge we are not Afghans and cannot directly speak to the experience and decades long suffering of our Afghan brothers, … Continue reading Statement on Afghanistan

We Need to Know Your Experiences with NYSED

Over the past few years, we have interacted with social workers in and outside of New York with questions about state licensing and navigating the New York State Education Department (NYSED) Social Work Board. With the onset of COVID-19, these inquiries multiplied along with the obstacles to meeting the needs of social workers and their … Continue reading We Need to Know Your Experiences with NYSED

Updated Statement on Anti-Semitism

The National Association of Social Workers – New York State (NASW-NYS) strongly condemns the recent multiple hate-fueled attacks on the Jewish community and the increase in antisemitic actions and rhetoric across the globe. We are heartbroken, disturbed, and outraged by these horrific acts of violence, we stand with our Jewish sisters and brothers in this … Continue reading Updated Statement on Anti-Semitism

2021 NYS Social Work Graduate Yearbook

NASW-NYS Condemns Rise in Anti-Semitism

The National Association of Social Workers – New York State (NASW-NYS) strongly condemns the recent multiple hate-fueled attacks on the Jewish community and the increase in antisemitic actions and rhetoric across the globe. We are heartbroken, disturbed, and outraged by these horrific acts of violence, we stand with our Jewish sisters and brothers in this … Continue reading NASW-NYS Condemns Rise in Anti-Semitism

Long Island Social Work Awards Announced!

Long Island Social Work Awards Announced!