01 Sep 2016

Important Notice

The College server will be down from Saturday, September 17th at 8 p.m. until Sunday, September 18 at 10:00 a.m.

You will be unable to access the College website, and send the College an email, fax or voicemail during that time. More importantly, you will not be able to renew your membership,

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30 May 2016

Read the College’s Inaugural CCP Ambassador Program Interviews

In 2015, at its Annual Meeting and Education Day (AMED), the College asked members to share their stories about what activities they engage in as part of the annual Continuing Competence Program (CCP). We would like to thank those members who indicated their interest. CCP Ambassadors are registered social workers and registered social service workers who have agreed to share their unique perspectives on why they feel remaining continually competent by completing the CCP each year is an important part of their professional practice….

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10 May 2016

2015 Annual Report Now Available Online

The College’s 2015 Annual Report can now be viewed on the College website.

The theme of this year’s Annual Report is Fifteen Years: Moving Forward. The 2015 Annual Report includes the following:

Joint Message from the President and Registrar
2015 Accomplishments
2015 Committee Reports
Independent Auditor’s Report

You can read the 2015 Annual Report by clicking on the following link: https://www.ocswssw.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/11/2015-Annual-Report.pdf

For more information,…

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21 Apr 2016

Registration for AMED 2016 Now Open

The Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers is pleased to announce that registration for the 2016 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 Tuesday,

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21 Jan 2016

2016 Membership Renewal Late-Fee Deadline Approaching

The College would like to remind all members who have not yet renewed their memberships to do so online on or before January 31st, 2016. A late-fee penalty of $50 will be charged if the annual fee is received after January 31st, 2016.

Renew Your Membership Online

You can renew your membership online by visiting: https://www.ocswssw.org/members/membership-renewals/….

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18 Jan 2016

USB Update – 2016 CCP Documents Now Available

The 2016 Continuing Competence Program (CCP) documents, including the CCP Instruction Guide and Self-Assessment Tool and Professional Development Plan documents, are ready for download.

To access the updated documents on your Member Resource USB key, please follow these instructions:…

Plug your USB key into your computer.
Double click on the College logo in the USB key folder and click on your preferred language.

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13 Jan 2016

The College Welcomes New Deputy Registrar

The College is pleased to announce Laura Sheehan as its new Deputy Registrar.

Laura brings a wealth of regulatory experience to the College. Most recently, Laura served as the Deputy Registrar of the College of Early Childhood Educators. A teacher by profession, she also worked for the Ontario College of Teachers during its foundational years….

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25 Nov 2015

Participate in the 2015 Member Communications Survey

We invite you to participate in the College’s online Member Communications Survey.

The Member Communications Survey is an important research tool designed by the College to gain a better understanding of its members’ communication habits and preferences. The insights gained from the survey results will help the College better serve its members….

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