Looking Forward…

I am writing this on the Eve of Halloween and likely the final day of 2023 when we will see 77 degrees in Maryland!  November marks the start of holidays with friends and family gathering at the table to share. With this in mind, we are working on a model to gather more at our […]

October 2023 President’s Corner

October 2023 President’s Corner Louise Knight SSWLHC President Cheers to Atlanta… Atlanta did not disappoint, offering a warm and welcoming location for our 58th Annual Conference. Keynote speakers, breakout sessions and pre-conference: Pediatric Intensive and Leadership Institute offered new information and perspectives for reflection. Exhibitors and sponsors engaged and supported the work of SSWLHC and […]

Read the May 2023 President’s Corner

Jeanette Foster SSWLHC President – July 2021 – June 2023 May 2023 It has been a while since I have shared a message with the SSWLHC community.  With so much going on, I wanted to offer some updates as we are ushered well into Spring by super blooms and cherry blossoms, longer days, and singularly […]

SSWLHC Response to Supreme Court Decision

SSWLHC condemns the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. The Society supports the right of all people to make their own decisions when it comes to reproductive health and to have access to essential health care, which includes abortion. As social workers we are also very concerned about the effect this will have on disadvantaged women […]