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WELCOME TO THE
NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF SOCIAL WORKERS,
MISSISSIPPI CHAPTER
WEBSITE!

Thank you for visiting, and we hope that you find the information you need about our organization and professional social workers in our state. The mission statement of our chapter is “to support, promote, and advocate for professional social work practice, practitioners and the social work profession, and to improve the quality of life of the people of Mississippi.”

Please click the buttons on the left for specific information, updates, or forms. If you need more assistance, please contact our office between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. Monday through Thursday at the numbers below.  We are closed Fridays and holidays.

Phone: 601.936.0557
Toll free: 1.800.543.7098
Fax: 601.936.0559
Mailing Address:
NASW, MS Chapter
P.O. Box 5599
Pearl, MS 39288-5599
Email us at: info@naswms.com
Janice Sandefur, ACSW, LCSW
Executive Director

 


The NASW Mississippi Chapter has suffered the loss of our President Claire Nowlin.  Claire died around 1:00 a.m. at St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson, MS on January 10, 2007.

Claire Nowlin wrote the following campaign statement for her election in 2002, and we would like to share that again with you now.

"Claire Nowlin, ACSW, LCSW, Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Christian and active member of First United Methodist Church, Brandon where I volunteer in youth ministry.  Director of Social Service at The Baptist Children's Village for 30 years; 2001 Peer Reviewer of the Year for the Council on Accreditation for Children and Family Services; NASW member since 1967; served several prior terms on NASW Board; Annual Conference Registration Committee Chair; active on Hinds County MAP Team; active in Mississippi Association of Child Care Agencies.  Committed to combining my faith and my professional practice particularly in advocacy for children, youth and families."

Condolences may be sent to John Nowlin, 5435 Highway 80 East, Pearl, MS 39208.

Please remember to keep your contact information up-to-date information for the Mississippi Chapter, including your email address,  by calling NASW Customer Service at 1.800.742.4089, or go online to:

www.socialworkers.org/membercenter

Enter your NASW username and password
Go to “Modify/Change Your Profile”
Click on “Your Personal Data”, then “Edit”
Update your information and then click “Submit”

 
 
 
 
 
 

Mississippi Chapter National Association of Social Workers
230 St. Paul St. · P.O. Box 5599 · Pearl, MS 39208
Copyright 2005