March is our chance to recognize the contributions of social workers to our society as we celebrate National Social Work Month. 

The Power to Empower

What does the Power to Empower mean to you? The Canadian Association of Social Workers’ (CASW) theme for NSWM is The Power to Empower.

Celebrate NSWM!

  1. Attend a Social Work Month event!
  2. Tune in on Facebook LIVE as the NSCSW launches the Ethical Decision Making Tool – March 1st, 2017 from 5-7pm.
  3. Join the conversation:
    • How are you celebrating NSWM?
    • What’s your story? Tell us why you chose social work as a profession.
    • Share your celebrations and stories on Twitter, Facebook or by submitting your story below.
    • Hashtag #NationalSocialWorkMonth & #SocialWorkersNS. 
  4. Spark a social conversation by Tweeting these messages:
Social Workers provide an essential service to support Nova Scotians to live happier, healthier lives. #NationalSocialWorkMonth Click To Tweet The Power to Empower: I'm celebratimng National Social Work Month! #NSWM #SocialWorkersNS Click To Tweet

Share your social work story

Do you have a story that highlights social work and/or of a particular social worker in Nova Scotia? Share your story as we celebrate the life changing contributions of social workers.

Questions? Contact the College’s Promotions Coordinator, Collette Deschenes at