Membership Benefits

Rhode Island Chapter Member Benefits

  • Consultation (ethics, treatment, resources, etc.)
  • Information (website, newsletter, in person and more
  • Advocacy (profession and clients)
  • Continuing education opportunities
  • Professional networking
  • Lobbying and legislative advocacy
  • Public education
  • Professional Referral
  • Individualized Licensing Prep
  • Supervision for Licensing

And much more!


NASW-RI offers a variety of services, including:

  • Continuing education programs 
  • Community education 
  • Review of Continuing Education applications 
  • Legislative and systems advocacy, including development of a legislative agenda on 500+ pieces of proposed legislation 
  • Legislative analysis 
  • Licensing supervision (for a small honorarium)
  • Career counseling 
  • Ethical and clinical consultation 
  • Annual Social Work Legislative Education Advocacy Day 
  • Annual NASW-RI Awards Celebration 
  • Work with students from all four Rhode Island colleges that offer social work education 
  • National NASW newsletter published monthly 
  • NASW-RI Chapter Electronic Newsletter produced three times per year
  • Newsletter and WebAd advertising 
  • Label rental
  • Educational products 
  • Networking and much more