Who We Are

NLCSW is established by legislation to regulate and advance the practice of social work in Newfoundland and Labrador.

2021-2024 NLCSW Strategic Plan

NLCSW's 2021-24 Strategic Plan was officially released in the fall of 2021.  Click here to access the full plan. As part of the official release, NLCSW committed to sharing the key actions and activities that flow from each of the 3 strategic goals.  Click here to learn more.

Annual Reports

2022-23 Annual Report: 30 Years

2021-22 Annual Report: Excellence in Social Work: The Roadmap

2020-21 Annual Report: New Name, Same Commitment to Excellence


NLCSW History - The Growth of a Profession

Social work has been a regulated profession in this province since 1992. Click here to learn more about the historical milestones that helped to advance professional social work regulation in the public interest.

Social Media Terms of Use

NLCSW’s social media channels are used to share information relevant to social work practice in Newfoundland and Labrador and to engage with various stakeholders including the public, registrants and employers.  Please review NLCSW's Social Media Terms of Use prior to engaging on our social media channels.

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