The Voice of Social Work in Ontario
The Ontario Association of Social Workers (OASW) is the voice of social workers in Ontario. OASW has over 5100 members and 15 branches across the province. OASW speaks on behalf of the interests and concerns of social workers. OASW advocates for the improvement of social policies and programs directly affecting social work clients and social work practice, develops role statements and position papers related to professional practice, publishes an online provincial newsmagazine and numerous branch newsletters, and provides direct services to its members.