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Health Care
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
Upcoming Mental Health Peace of Mind Community Collaboration Public Forum »
Mental Health Peace of Mind Community Collaboration Public Forum...
Saturday, February 20, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lt. Gov. Calley to lead effort to find consensus on mental health funding »
An intense mobilization effort the past two weeks by public mental health organizations, counties and advocacy groups to o...
Wednesday, October 21, 2015   (1 Comment - view/add)
Michigan Selected as Finalist for First-of-its-kind Mental Health Initiative »
A message from Senator Stabenow:    You and I know that mental illness touches every family in some way, a...
Thursday, October 15, 2015
Cutbacks in mental health services hit western Michigan »
By AMY BIOLCHINI - Associated Press - Sunday, October 11, 2015   HOLLAND, Mich. (AP) - J.R. Robinson rubbed his...
Tuesday, February 3, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
NASW signs on to Leadership Council of Aging Organizations letter urging President Obama to abstain »
NASW signs on to Leadership Council of Aging Organizations letter urging President Obama to abstain from including in his...

NASW-Michigan News
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2018 NASW-Michigan Board Election Slate Announced »
NASW-Michigan is excited to announce the slate of candidates for the 2018 Chapter Board of Directors elections. Chapter...
Monday, April 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Faith and Social Work Practice the Topic of Statewide Twitter Chat »
  On March 14 th , 2018 NASW-Michigan hosted a first statewide Twitter chat on the topic of Faith and Social Wor...
Monday, April 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Correcting the Narrative: Gun safety, social work, and how to move forward »
With the tragic loss of life due to the mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, the question of how to address gun violence an...
Thursday, March 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Lead, Advocate, Champion: ​Social Workers Talk Issues at the Capitol »
  Lead, Advocate, Champion:   Social Workers Talk Issues at the Capitol Social workers share...
Thursday, March 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Your Leadership is Needed! A Call for NASW-Michigan Board, CCNLI, and Delegate Nominations »
  Are you ready to take your social work career to the next level? NASW-Michigan  is looking...

School
Thursday, March 29, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
School Social Workers Unveil School Safety Reform Plan »
Law enforcement, school groups ask legislature for $120M to make schools safer Updated  Mar 22 ;  Posted&...
Tuesday, September 26, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
MSW students protest staff member's email based on religious bias »
Kaela Theut Daily Staff Reporter Tuesday, September 26, 2017 - 6:52pm   Over 30 st...
Wednesday, May 31, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Social workers ‘were the glue’ that held school together after shock of student’s death »
It was an extremely difficult time for students, staff and administrators in Wyandotte Public Schools last week, and Schoo...
Friday, April 29, 2016
Students take part in ‘Professionalism Day’ »
Students take part in ‘Professionalism Day’ MARQUETTE — The weather was a little gray Wednesday, but some students at...
Thursday, February 4, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
State has fewer goals to end child welfare system oversight »
State has fewer goals to end child welfare system oversight   Associated Press 6:30 p.m. EST February 2, 2016&...

Legislation/Policy
Tuesday, March 20, 2018   (1 Comment - view/add)
Opposing Medicaid Work Requirments »
  March 21, 2018   To: Chairman Shirkey and Members of the Senate Michigan Competitiveness Commit...
Tuesday, March 20, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
March Legislative Report II »
NASW-Michigan Legislative and Social Policy Update   Sign up to receive monthly updates: http://bit...
Tuesday, March 6, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Former State, Wayne Lawmaker Burton Leland Dies »
Dear social work community,   It is with great sadness that I write to you about the recent death of social wor...
Friday, March 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
March Legislative Report »
  If you would like to receive these monthly updates in your inbox, you can get them here  https://cqrcengage...
Friday, March 2, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
February Legislative Report »
LSP Report February 2018 Allan Wachendorfer Noah Smith Budget Update  ...

Social Justice
Friday, April 29, 2016
Beyond the Tap »
The national spotlight is on Flint, Michigan as it struggles in the midst of a water crisis that has been mismanaged by go...
Monday, January 11, 2016   (1 Comment - view/add)
MI Social Worker Spearheads Effort for Post-Conflict Syria »
LANSING, Mich. – The Syrian conflict is a monumental humanitarian crises with decades of social and human development lost...
Wednesday, November 18, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Panel discusses needs of Syrian refugee population »
Panel discusses needs of Syrian refugee population   Riyah Basha Daily Staff Reporter Wednesday, November...
Friday, November 13, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
DHHS improving technology for caseworkers »
DHHS improving technology for caseworkers   Justin A. Hinkley, Lansing State Journal 6:48 a.m. EST Novemb...
Friday, November 13, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
From the Daily: Wake up and pay attention »
From the Daily: Wake up and pay attention   The Michigan Daily Editorial Board Friday, November 13, 2015...

Advocacy
Tuesday, January 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Bill Allowing Felons To Work For Corrections Reported To Senate »
Copyright 2018 Gongwer News Service, Inc.  All Rights Reserved Tuesday, June 6, 2017 Bill Allowing Felon...
Tuesday, January 9, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Public Concerns Will Lead To Proposed Medicaid Rule Change »
      Copyright 2018 Gongwer News Service, Inc.  All Rights Reserved    ...
Thursday, August 10, 2017
NASW Submits Comment to MDCR for LGBTQ+ Protections Under ELCRA »
In July, Equality Michigan asked the Michigan Civil Rights Commission to issue an interpretive statement on whether the pr...
Thursday, August 4, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Community Wellness: The 'Right Door' for veterans is Ionia County Veterans Services Office »
The Right Door for Hope, Recovery and Wellness has partnered with the Ionia County Board of Commissioners and the Michigan...
Monday, April 18, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Social Workers Continue Boots-on-Ground Work in Flint »
LANSING, Mich. – The national spotlight on Flint may have dimmed, but the city's water crisis is far from over. And...

Insurance
Friday, September 29, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Policy restrictions waived for policyholders in the aftermath of Hurricanes »
Frederick, Maryland – September 21, 2017— Social workers are on the front line when it comes to providing disaster relief...
Tuesday, February 4, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
When it comes to Claims-made Professional Liability coverage... »
When it comes to Claims-made Professional Liability coverage, make sure you keep it continuously with no gaps! If you a...
Saturday, January 4, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Report Court and Licensing Board Matters to Your Professional Liability Insurance »
Report Court and Licensing Board Matters to Your Professional Liability Insurance Carrier Immediately As many social wo...
Monday, November 4, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Your Best First Step in Seeking Legal Assistance and Representation... »
Your Best First Step in Seeking Legal Assistance and Representation with 
Licensing Board Complaints and Malpractice Laws...

Ethics
Monday, November 14, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
2 social workers charged with manslaughter in Detroit toddler's death »
Prosecutor says social workers failed to follow up on 3-year-old after finding inadequate food in house to feed him...

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