Around the State

NASW-CA Member Lillian Hyatt Nominated for Andrus Award

NASW-CA Member Lillian Hyatt Nominated for Andrus Award

By Lisa Kopochinski, NASW-CA Editor

Professor Lillian Hyatt (right), a long-time social worker,
NASW-CA member and contributor to California News has been nominated for the 2014 AARP Andrus Award for Community Service.                                       ..Read More…

Meet 100-Year-Old California Social Worker Anita J. Mackey

Anita J. Mackey was born in Riverside, California in 1914.
She completed her B.A. at the University of Redlands
and received her M.A. from the School of Social Service Administration at the University of
Chicago in 1941.

She accepted a position teaching elementary school soon after her marriage in 1937 to Harvey ..Read More…

NASW-CA Member Activities

Scenes from the Disability Resources Fair
May 21, 2014

An incredible April evening of  celebrating Northern Gateway unit’s 2014 Social Worker of the Year—Nancy Bolen, MSW, Shasta County Children’s Services (left)—at  Redding’s nonprofit restaurant, Savory Spoon, where potential members and members of Region D reconnected, validated and learned about Shasta County ..Read More…

Events Around the State

BBS member Christina Wong with BBS
Assistant Executive Officer Steve Sodergren (left) and C.C. Yin of the Asian Pacific Islander American Public Affairs Association (right).


Dr. Terry Jones (center) with CSU East Bay administrators and faculty.

Social Work Students Discuss Bills at Lobby Days

Social work students  meet with Assemblymember Christina Garcia’s Chief of Staff Tim Reardon on April 7, 2014 during Lobby Days at the State Capitol to discuss AB 1554, AB 1455 and SB 1005.

Left to right: Michael Pacia from Cal State East Bay; Emily Guerra from Cal State Fullerton; Cera Johnson from Sacramento State; ..Read More…