Monthly Archives: February 2020

REMINDER: Region F Hosting Social Work Month Celebration Featuring Spoken-Word Artist Kane Smego on March 2nd!

REMINDER: Region F Hosting Social Work Month Celebration Featuring Spoken-Word Artist Kane Smego on March 2nd!

SAVE THE DATE! The Inland Empire Unit in Region F will be hosting a Social Work Month Celebration on March 2nd, 2020 in Fontana! Registration link coming soon! In the meantime, you can also download a PDF version of the flyer. Please share with your colleagues and students!

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REGION C: Join Us For Mini Golf At Scandia Family Fun Center On March 7th!

Region C Social Workers! We’re hosting a Mini Golf outing on March 7th at the Scandia Family Fun Center in Fairfield, CA! This event is completely free, but space is limited! We only have 15 spots and expect them to fill up quickly.

To RSVP for this event, please email us at RegionC@naswca.org! ..Read More…

Announcement: OSHPD’s Healthcare Workers Development Division Announces Scholarships and Loan Forgiveness Programs for 2020

The Healthcare Workforce Division (HWDD) administers programs that improve access to health care in underserved areas of California. The  programs support individual students and graduates with scholarships and/or loan repayment, and educational training programs that show a commitment to increasing the number of primary care healthcare providers in California. HWDD acts as the State’s Primary Care Office (PCO) ..Read More…

REGION H: Celebrate Social Work Month with Yoga & Brunch on March 21st!

It’s almost Social Work Appreciation Month- let’s celebrate you, US! Please join us for yoga and brunch as we nourish our souls to the sounds of waves crashing. Come for relax, recharge, and revamp your perspective… you deserve this! We will gather on the beach to do a 45 minute yoga class, and then we ..Read More…

End Child Poverty CA 2020 L.A. Organizing Launch with Dolores Huerta, Senator Holly Mitchell Will Be Held On February 21st, 2020

The End Child Poverty CA 2020 L.A. Organizing Launch with Dolores Huerta, Senator Holly Mitchell and others will be held on February 21st. The 10am event will be held at: 

St. John’s Well Child and Family Center (Rolland Curtis), 1060 Exposition Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90007

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Justice In Aging Organization Searching For Testimony Of Public Charge Rule Affecting Older Adults

Justice in Aging is working with a PBS reporter who is doing a story on the public charge rule and how it impacts older adults.  We are actively looking for help. If you know of any older adults who have been fearful to access or apply for benefits because of the public charge rule and ..Read More…

JOB OPENINGS: Harbor Interfaith Services Hiring Multiple Positions in Long Beach Area

Please find attached job descriptions for the following Harbor Interfaith Services Interim Housing open positions:

Licensed Clinical Social WorkerCase MangerResident Aides

For more information please contact Shari Weaver at sweaver@harborinterfaith.org.

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JOB OPENINGS: Mono County Dept. of Social Services Hiring Full-Time Social Workers II, III, & IV

Merit System Services (MSS) is now recruiting for a new Social Worker positions near Mammoth Lakes in Mono County.  Please follow this link to view the job announcement and to view other positions:

https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/MSS/jobs/2710360/social-worker-ii-iii-iv?keywords=social%20worker&page=2&pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs

2019-2020 Birdwoman Scholar Spotlight: Beau Medicine Crow, BSW Candidate, CSU Sacramento

The Birdwoman Scholarship is a monetary grant awarded to Native American/Native Alaskan master’s or bachelor’s social work degree candidates in California. Birdwoman Scholarship recipients in the past have worked or volunteered in both public and nonprofit agency settings.

For the next few weeks, we’ll be highlighting each of our scholarship recipients for 2019.

Beau Medicine ..Read More…

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