Maine Chapter

To promote the empowerment of Social Work Leaders through advocacy, dissemination of information critical to job performance, education, informal networking opportunities, leadership development opportunities, promoting the profession, and promoting standards and ethics for the delivery of social work services in the health care.

Join today and take advantage of all the membership benefits!

  • Networking with other social workers in health and the State of Maine
  • Professional Advocacy
  • Professional Growth
  • Free/discounted opportunities for education
  • Access to Best Practice Standards and tool kits
  • Keeping up with the current issues and trends
  • Strengthening Leadership Skills, Knowledge, and Expertise
  • Life long connections and friendships.
  • Sharing Clinical Expertise
  • You have option on how you want to attend the meetings via phone conference, or in person.


We hold 5 Chapter meeting per year in the months of January, March, June, September, and November.

The meetings are from 11:00 am to 2:00 pm

Guest speakers provide education on topics that are relevant to social work practice in health care and state and national issues.

President: Laura Turner

Treasurer: Ralph McPherson

To join the Association, download the Membership and Renewal Information Form and mail the completed form and dues payment back to the Association office.

Society for Social Work Leadership in Health Care
Sharon Foerster, LCSW
MaineHealth 110 Free St.
Portland, ME 04101