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Interim Suspension

Member: Warren Kelsey Decision Date: December 30, 2021 The Complaints Committee of the Nova Scotia College of Social Workers determined pursuant to section 29(5) of the Social Workers Act that it is desirable in the public interest to impose an interim suspension of Warren Kelsey’s registration as a Social Worker Candidate effective immediately.  Accordingly, Warren… Read more »

Tags: complaints

Unauthorized Practise and Permanent Injunction – Leanne (Dawn) Archambault

Issued: December 20, 2021 Leanne (Dawn) Archambault On September 18, 2014, the Nova Scotia Association of Social Workers (the predecessor to the College) granted Leanne (Dawn) Archambault temporary registration as a Social Worker Candidate with the Association.  Ms. Archambault’s temporary registration expired on September 30, 2014. She did not seek further registration with the Association…. Read more »

Housing is health care

21 October, 2021 — This Wednesday, Premier Tim Houston unveiled his government’s blueprint for dealing with the province’s housing crisis. We’re especially appreciative of the decision to cap rent increases until December 31, 2023. This was an important change of perspective from the new Premier.

2021 Student Bursaries

A college bursary will be awarded to up to four Nova Scotian student members who attending accredited social work programs in the fall of 2021. Bursaries are awarded based on the student’s commitment to professional social work practice.