College News

Important Registration Renewal Information

Annual registration renewals open online February 1st for the upcoming registration year of April 1, 2019 – March 31, 2020.  Members will log into the new Member Portal to enter CCP activities, complete renewal declarations and pay online.  Full payment of fees are due March 1st of each year. Fees received between March 2nd and March 31st will be subject to an administrative late fee of $75 (including post-dated cheques after March 1st).  If fees are not received in full by March 31st registration will be cancelled.

2019 Renewal Information Sheet

CASW Distinguished Service Award

The annual CASW Distinguished Service Award is presented by the Canadian Association of Social Workers (CASW) on the occasion of National Social Work Week.   MCSW is proud to recognize Social Workers in Manitoba who exemplify the best in social work practice.

Nominations for the 2019 CASW Distinguished Service Award are now open!  Click here for more information and to download the nomination form.

Congratulations to the Manitoba Recipients of the 2018 CASW Distinguished Service Award, Sandy Bay Child and Family Services!

The staff and Board of Sandy Bay Child and Family Services were honoured at MCSW’s annual Social Work Week Member Appreciation Reception held on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at the Qualico Centre, Assiniboine Park.

2018-2019 MCSW Board of Directors Nominees Acclaimed

Nominations to the Manitoba College of Social Workers Board of Directors closed on August 20, 2018.  As the number of nominated candidates fulfilled the composition requirements for the Board of Directors, voting for the election of candidates will not take place. The College is pleased to announce that all nominated candidates will be formally acclaimed to the Board of Directors at the Annual General Meeting on October 17, 2018.  Congratulations to all those nominated and acclaimed!

Nominee Member Representatives Acclaimed:

Jan Christianson-Wood (Capital Region)

Florette Giasson (Capital Region)

Gwendolyn Kydd (Northern Region)

Alexander Sawatsky (Capital Region)

Nominee Student Representative Acclaimed:

Kaylen (Kay) Lamb (Booth University College)

Nominee Public Representatives Acclaimed:

Adam Chrobak (Capital Region)

Wil Hedges (Capital Region)

Finance Committee seeking public representative

The Manitoba College of Social Workers is seeking a public representative to serve on its Finance Committee.  Individuals with financial backgrounds, such as chartered financial analysts and chartered professional accountants, are encouraged to apply.

Click here for more information.

MCSW is partner to Winnipeg’s Indigenous Accord

The Manitoba College of Social Workers is pleased to formalize its commitment to reconciliation through its partnership with the City of Winnipeg as signatories to Winnipeg’s Indigenous Accord.  The College welcomes feedback from members regarding the ongoing development of our Partnership Plan!

Progress Report