BCCSW is an Anti-Racism Professional Regulatory College. College Anti-Racism Statement: READ HERE
BCCSW extends Respect, Dignity and Healing. Residential School and Indigenous-Specific Racism Statement: READ HERE
A new ministerial order under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FOIPPA) enables the broader use of communications tools for health-care workers and other public-sector staff who
Temporary Registration information found here: http://bccsw.ca/application-information/registration-categories/temporary-registration/
British Columbia Provincial Health Officer message on Long Term Care Facility Staff Movement Limitation. https://www2.gov.bc.ca/assets/gov/health/about-bc-s-health-care-system/office-of-the-provincial-health-officer/reports-publications/covid-19-pho-order-movement-health-care-staff.pdf
Until April 24th, 2020, social workers will be included as mental health professionals along with psychologists for all PSHCP members and eligible dependents. For further information visit Government of Canada
The BC Ministry of Child and Family Development is providing COVID-19 updates at the link below. A collection of recent Letters from the Ministry regarding COVID-19 are available through a
The May 1st, 2020, British Columbia College of Social Workers Annual General Meeting has been postponed. Rescheduling information will be posted as soon as it becomes available.
COVID-19: Important Update from the Provincial Health Officer March 23, 2020 The following expectations are for all regulated health professionals in British Columbia on behalf of Provincial Health Officer Dr.
As the COVID-19 situation continues to evolve, it is important that registered social workers remain current with developing public health information, recommendations and orders. Governments at all levels and Canada’s public health