The Voice of Social Work in Ontario
Vision, Mission and Values Statement
Differences Between Association (OASW) and College (OCSWSSW)
Why Join OASW?
OASW Key Achievements
Board of Directors
Annual General Meeting 2015 & Annual Report
50th Anniversary 2014
Annual General Meeting 2014
Social Workers. Real Experts for Real Life
What Does a Social Worker Do?
Services & Scope of Practice
How Social Workers Are Regulated
Where Social Workers Work
Social Work Education
Important Information re: Coverage of Social Work Fees (EAP, Third-Party)
Social Workers in the News
Social Work Myths
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Benefits and Services for Social Workers
Why Students Should Join OASW
Private Practice Benefits for Social Workers
Professional Liability Insurance for Social Workers
Employment for Social Workers
Psychotherapists and Counsellors in Private Practice
OASW Conference 2016
Renewing Your Membership
Social workers have university degrees in social work: Bachelor
of Social Work (BSW), Master of Social Work (MSW) or Doctorate in
Social Work (PhD/DSW).
15 universities across Ontario provide professional
education for social workers.
OASW recognizes degrees from programs accredited by the Canadian
Association of Schools of Social Work and foreign degrees evaluated
as equivalent by the Canadian Association of Social Workers.
For more information on a career in social work, click on Social Work
If you need help:
Click on www.FindASocialWorker.ca to find a social worker in private practice.
To access a list of community information and referral services across Ontario, visit www.211ontario.ca.
In the Toronto area, dial "211" or visit www.211toronto.ca.