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Social Work Advocacy Day 2015
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Social Work Advocacy Day 2015

Advocate for our profession! All professional social workers and social work students are invited to join us at the Capitol or visit your local legislator's office to help promote the NASW/Texas Legislative Agenda.

When: Tuesday, March 3
9 AM - 5 PM
Where: Texas State Capitol - Room E2.010
1100 Congress Ave.
Austin, Texas  78701
United States
Presenter: NASW/Texas
Contact: Will Francis, LMSW, Government Relations Director

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Please note the event location has changed and will be hosted in Capitol Extension Room **E2.010**


On Tuesday, March 3rd we will need your help advocating for social workers and our clients in Texas! Join us and help promote our Legislative Agenda!


We are inviting all professional social workers and social work students to either join us at the Capitol or head down to your local legislator’s office and help promote our legislative agenda.  More info will follow, but please save the date and get ready to talk about the issues that matter to social workers most.


Use the registration link above to register to join us at the Capitol on March 3rd


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Pledge to Visit your legislator's local office.


With either option, we will send you updates and resources to help make your visit a success!

Texas State Capitol


Please schedule an appointment to meet with your legislators in their capitol offices prior to March 3rd. (Find who represents you here.) The Social Work Advocacy Day team will provide information for targeted contacts (committee chairs, etc.) for special issues related to our Legislative Agenda and be sure to check out our Engage Website for a more in-depth look at each of our key issues.


Coming to the Capitol with a student group? If you are the group coordinator, please complete the registration form. You will be able to indicate how many students will be attending with your group. Students attending as part of a group are not required to register individually.


Details & Resources

A schedule and additional onsite information will be provided closer to the event. Register now to receive updates and resources.


Social Work Advocacy Day Orientation.

We hosted a webinar orientation on February 5th and had the chance to answer lots of great questions about advocating for social work. Couldn't make it? Now worries: we recorded it!


Watch the recorded webinar.

Download a PDF of the webinar PowerPoint

Download a PDF of the SWAD Agenda

Download a PDF of the Capitol Map - Parking and Entrances

Download a PDF of the Capital Map - Finding Capitol Extension Room E1.014

Download a PDF of the 2015 NASW Talking Points

Download a PDF of the SWAD Visit Evaluation

Download a PDF of the ADA25 Rally Schedule

Download a PDF of the Texas Forward Flyer

Download a PDF of Additional Issue and Advocacy Information


Review our 2015 Legislative Agenda.





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