NASW and its 55 chapters are one organization legally, financially and programmatically. When you join NASW, you enjoy a two-for-one membership. NASW chapters offer members a wide variety of continuing education, robust state-based advocacy efforts, and professional networking opportunities.
The Kentucky Chapter of NASW (NASW-KY), with 1,600 members, represents Kentucky’s professional social workers across 10 branches including Northern, Northeast, Eastern, South Central, Southeast, Western, Purchase, Lake Cumberland, Jefferson, and Bluegrass.
Our members have a variety of specializations and areas of expertise from health care, schools, community organizing, politics, behavioral health, and more. Students make up one third of our membership and NASW-KY is committed to offering special attention to the goals of students and transitioning professionals.
NASW-KY members can participate through its Board of Directors, committees, annual events, and networking opportunities. NASW-KY exists to serve its members and address their concerns. We hope you’ll join us today.