For approximately $1.37 a day, you and your students have access to all the benefits of the Ontario Social Service Worker Association and join our one voice for the profession of social service work, together.
- Are you an Ontario College of Applied Arts & Technology?
- Do you provide the Ontario College Diploma in Social Service Work or equivalent program as deemed by the OCSWSSW? This membership is for you!
- access to the associations resource hub
- access to associations forum board
- access to the associations supports resume/curriculum vitae
- access to employment opportunities sent by employers to the association
- access to volunteer opportunities sent by organizations to the association
- access to continuous professional education and development to support your learning
- access to the ‘voice’ social service work journal
- access to the associations team to get support your learning (ie. placements etc.)
- access to a professional network of other social service work students, colleges and members
- access to provide input to the associations mission, vision, objectives and strategic plan
- access to discounts with our sponsors, companies, merchants and services
- access to updates with news and/or legislation changes that affect the field of social service work
- access to the recognition programs such as social service work week and award program
Support your Association:
- support our current strategic plan projects to support social service workers and to fight for their careers:
- private insurance and benefits support project
- articulation agreements support project
- labour mobility advocacy project
- social service work salary recognition project
- tax-related barrier advocacy project
- MTCU program standard advocacy project
- government/ministry advocacy project
- ‘Calls to Action’ empowerment project
- 2SLGBTQIA+ empowerment project
- Membership with the association remains current for one full year from the date it is purchased for the college and students enrolled.
- The Ontario Social Service Worker Association CAAT ambassadorship does not grant access to this service.