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Reminder: Join Us via Livestream for AMED 2018

ocswssw May 18, 2018 No Comments News Updates

The Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers’ Annual Meeting and Education Day (AMED) is fast approaching and we are looking forward to the event on Thursday, May 24, 2018. AMED is part of the Glenda McDonald Educational Series.

While registration to attend AMED in-person has reached full capacity,…

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View the College’s 2017 Annual Report Online

ocswssw May 4, 2018 No Comments News Updates

The College’s 2017 Annual Report is now available on the College website. The theme of this year’s Annual Report is Engaging the Public. Enhancing Awareness.

The 2017 Annual Report highlights the College’s activities over the past year and includes the following:

Joint Message from the President and the Registrar
2017 Accomplishments
2017 Committee Reports
Independent Auditors’ Report

Click here to read the 2017 Annual Report….

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Child, Youth and Family Services Act, 2017 proclaimed in force

ocswssw May 1, 2018 No Comments News Updates

The College has learned that the new Child, Youth and Family Services Act, 2017 (CYFSA) and its supporting regulations have been proclaimed in force as of April 30, 2018. While the majority of provisions in the CYFSA are now in effect, Part X (Personal Information) will come into force January 1,…

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