Central Region gathering

Recently a few OSSWA members gathered in Mansfield at the Shawshank Reformatory for a tour and networking. Find out what's happening in your region on our calendar!Shawshank

Sponsors needed 50th Midwest SSW Conference 2017

Our committee has been actively working to prepare. We have secured a nationally renowned speaker, a location and begun raising funds.

We need sponsors! Midwest Conference Sponsorship Letter & Form

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Ohio to host the 50th Annual Midwest Council Conference

Cleveland in October 2017!

Midwest Conference Sponsorship Letter & Form

Call for Proposals

Check back! More information will be coming out as it is available.

Congratulations Andrew Smith, NASW SW of the Year 2016!

CONGRATULATIONS to one of our own; Andrew Smith, MSW, LISW-S of the Northeast Region for being awarded NASW's Social Worker of the Year 2016!!! Great job Andrew! We at OSSWA and around the state are so proud of you!


Date/Time Event
All Day
Annual Leadership Retreat

Board Meeting Q1

All Day
Midwest Conference


  • to advocate for the development and effective delivery of school social work services in the state of Ohio
  • to establish an maintain collaborative relationships with local, state and national educational, mental health, medical, juvenile justice, and child welfare entities
  • to facilitate the education and professional growth of school social workers
  • to study, recommend, and support legislation pertinent to the needs of students, families, and the profession of school social work