March is Social Work Month

Social Work Month PosterIn Critical Demand – Social Work is Essential – "Social workers throughout Newfoundland and Labrador provide important and essential social work services. With over 1600 social workers employed in diverse areas of practice including mental health and addictions, child protection, health care, long term care, justice, community programming, policy development, and private practice, social workers are truly making a positive impact on the lives of individuals, families, groups, organizations, and communities. The crucial and vital need for social work services is reflected in the theme for National Social Work Month 2022" - This is an expert from the Social Work Month message released by NLCSW Board Chair Cheryl Mallard.  Visit Social Work Month 2022 | NLCSW to read the full message and to learn more about how the social work profession will be recognized and celebrated throughout the month.