31 Aug 2018

A Message from the Registrar and CEO

The Ontario College of Social Workers and Social Service Workers experienced a service disruption from August 24-29 that affected email communication and access to the member portal and Online Register.

We sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused and we appreciate your understanding during the resumption of services….

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27 Jul 2018

OCSWSSW Website Improvements: What You Need to Know

The College recently made some changes to its website to improve the user experience for all stakeholders, including registered members and the Ontario public at large. These improvements are part of the College’s strategic plan to strengthen stakeholder and public awareness.

The now more accessible and transparent ocswssw.org includes the following design changes:

Introducing the College’s New Public Section

The College website now features a Public section to help Ontarians access important information,…

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11 Jul 2018

2018 Member Communications Survey

Dear member:

We invite you to participate in the College’s online member communications survey.

The College is currently undertaking a review of its overall member communications strategy in an effort to continually improve our services and gauge member needs. The survey will allow us to measure the success of our communications tools and services to determine areas of improvement….

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18 Jun 2018

2018 Election Results for Electoral District No. 4

On Thursday May 31, 2018, the College held an election for social work members and social service work members in Electoral District No. 4.

The results of the College Council elections are now final and the candidates below are declared elected by the Election Committee. Terms for the elected Council members will commence in September 2018….

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11 Jun 2018

College Response to the Domestic Violence Death Review Committee Report

The Office of the Chief Coroner has notified the College of the results of a review by the Domestic Violence Death Review Committee (“DVDRC”) and sought the College’s support in implementing one of its recommendations. This eBulletin seeks to assist in implementing the DVDRC’s recommendation by:…

Sharing the findings of the DVDRC with members.

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18 May 2018

Reminder: Join Us via Livestream for AMED 2018

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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