Mission: To advocate for federal and state investments in professional social work to enhance societal well-being.
It’s Time to Speak Up
Recent national studies have indicated that professional social
workers are facing more challenges than ever. We need data on social
workers in our state. The Chapter’s Social Work Reinvestment Task Force
needs to hear from you. We are asking you to participate in a brief
workforce survey by July 15, 2013.
We will use the information you provide about salaries, student loan
debt and other workforce trends to educate the media and to influence
legislators and other stakeholders to support social workers and the
individuals, families and communities we serve.
The survey should take about 15 minutes to complete and has been
approved by the NASW Institutional Review Board. To take the survey, go
Please tell your colleagues about the survey. We would like all
Oregon social workers to take the survey. There is power in numbers but
there is also power in data.
For more information about SWR:
Click here to read the Oregon chapter’s goals and outcomes.