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 Launches New Website

ocswssw March 31, 2015 No Comments News Updates

The Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers is happy to announce the launch of its new website,

The new College website retains all of the content from the previous site. The new website was designed to be:

More accessible – The new website features more intuitive navigation as well as larger text options and more white space for improved viewing….

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Discipline Committee Decision Summary

ocswssw October 2, 2014 No Comments News Updates

May 26, 2014 and September 29, 2014
Pamela Bickerton (Henry), Former Social Work Member

The Discipline Committee of the Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers found that Pamela Bickerton (Henry), a former social work member, is guilty of professional misconduct in that she violated sections 2.31 and 2.36 of O….

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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.

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