The College is pleased to offer members the ability to securely update their personal information at any time and pay their annual fees to the College online.

Find information on a registered social worker or a registered social service worker’s registration status, discipline history and employer contact information on the Online Register.

Login to renew your 2017 College membership, print your tax receipt and member card. This year’s renewal period will begin on November 1st, 2016.

This guide is designed to assist you in the completion of your Online 2017 Annual Renewal of Registration. Please carefully review this guide prior to completing your online renewal of membership.

The Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers protects the interest of the public by regulating the practice of social workers and social service workers and promoting ethical and professional practice.

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OCSWSSW 2016 Annual Report Now Available Online

The 2016 Annual Report can be viewed on the College website. The theme of this year’s Annual Report is The Next Chapter. The 2016 Annual Report highlights the College’s activities over the past year and includes the following: Joint Message from the President and the Registrar 2016 Accomplishments 2016 Committee Reports Independent Auditor’s Report Click here to read the...

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Professional Practice Updates: 2017 CCP and ODSP Income Support

The College has important updates for members regarding the Continuing Competence Program (CCP) and the Ontario Ministry of Community and Social Services’ (MCSS) changes to medical reviews for Ontario Disability Support Program (ODSP) recipients. 2017 CCP update For the 2017 CCP, College members will be required to review (along with the Standards of Practice) the article, “Medical Assistance in...

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Registration for AMED 2017 Now Open

The Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers is pleased to announce that registration for the 2017 Annual Meeting & Education Day (AMED) is now open to all College members. The event is part of the Glenda McDonald Educational Series. AMED will take place on Wednesday, June 7, 2017 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the...

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Upcoming Discipline Committee Hearings

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Continuing Competence Program

Continuing Competence ProgramThe purpose of the CCP is to promote quality assurance with respect to the practice of the professions of social work and social service work, and to encourage members to enhance their practice in an ongoing way.

Member Resource USB Key

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