Advocacy Events

NASW-MN hosts multiple annual advocacy events: The Legislative Launch at the start of the session, Social Work Advocacy Week with an in-person rally at the Capitol mid-session, and the Legislative Recap at the end of session. Follow this page for details and join us!

Legislative Launch

Wednesday, January 17, 2024, noon - 1:00 PM via zoom. Join NASW-MN as we review the basics and highlight our legislative priorities.


Social Work Advocacy Week

Meet us at the Capitol on February 29, 2024, in person. Prep online with free CEUs Feb. 26, 27, & 28, 2024
After prepping with the latest policy information earlier in the week, all MN social workers should meet us in-person at the MN State Capitol on Thursday, February 29th for Social Work Day at the Capitol 2024! We will rally at 11:00 AM in the Rotunda, and strongly urge you to meet with your legislators that day to ensure both new and seasoned lawmakers know how important social workers are in our state. We will have a full day of activities and training. Let's pack the Capitol with Social Workers!!

Legislative Recap

Wednesday, June 5, 2024, noon-1:00 PM via zoom. Join NASW-MN as we review the highlights of this legislative session, along with the status of our policy priorities. Save the date!

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