The Association

The Ontario Social Service Worker Association is the designated, voluntary professional association and the one voice for the profession of social service work. We support social service workers, social service work students, faculty of social service work educational programs and social service work graduates.

  • Our mission is to act as the voluntary professional association for social service work.

  • Our vision is for one voice in the profession of social service work and for its objectives.

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Objectives

  • Recognize the profession of social service work

  • Advocate for the profession of social service work

  • Support for the profession of social service work

  • Empower the profession of social service work

Strategic Plan

  • In late 2021, at the direction of the association’s executive leadership team, an undertaking in strategic planning was completed for the association.

    Take a look at our plan, under the recognize, support, advocacy and empower tabs on our website.

Executive Leadership Team

The executive leadership team works to recognize, support, advocate and empower the profession of social service work by leading the associations operations and objectives.

Matthew CarrolPresident/CEO and Registrar
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Barb BakerVice President and Deputy Registrar
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TBARegional Coordinator Region 1: (Northwest)
TBARegional Coordinator Region 2: (Northeast)
Devon TimbrellRegional Coordinator Region 3: (Southwest)
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Gerry WentzallRegional Coordinator Region 4: (Southeast)
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