Category: News

Request for Proposals – Mental Health Care Advocacy Paper

The purpose of this project is to develop an advocacy paper to articulate the core values and principles that should frame and drive policy decisions to foster greater well-being and mental wellness. We want to create a critical discourse on the political, economic and social issues that impact the mental wellness of Nova Scotians. We… Read more »


2019 Annual Renewal is Open!

Thank you for your patience over the last three months during the upgrade to our new member portal. We hope you find the new online portal intuitive and easy to use. You can now complete your 2019 online registration renewal. ***Before starting the online renewal process you will need to activate your online member profile.***… Read more »


The new Candidacy Mentorship Program

After consultation with our members and the hard work of our Candidacy Committee, members voted to adopt the new Candidacy framework and launch the new Candidacy Mentorship Program (CMP) at our 2017 Annual General Meeting. The Candidacy Mentorship Program ensures that new graduates have the skills, competence, and good character to practice social work in Nova Scotia We’re launching the program… Read more »


Our improved member portal is now live!

Thank you to our members for your patience over the last three months during the upgrade to our new member portal. We are happy to announce that our new member portal is live. We hope you find the new online portal intuitive and easy to use. Please read the steps below to activate and login… Read more »


2018 Student Bursaries

Are you a student member? You’re eligible for one of five $500 dollar bursaries! College bursaries are awarded to Nova Scotian student members who are attending an accredited social work program in the fall of 2018. Bursaries are awarded based on your commitment to professional social work practice. We value diversity and strive to create opportunities for… Read more »


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Guiding our Private Practice Regulations

The College’s Professional Development Committee needs your input! Your feedback will guide & determine the direction for the Private Practice Committee as they review and determine appropriate regulations for entry to private practice in Nova Scotia. The survey will take approximately 6 minutes to complete and closes September 7, 2018.  Complete the survey here The Social Workers… Read more »


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