(Read more about SSWAA's ongoing work in Washington, DC under Advocacy & Legislation.)
Check out the New Members to Congress.
See the recent overview of demographics in the US House of Representatives from the Washington Post, January 6.
How to find your U.S. Representative.
Need to phone or locate your Representative? Click here for 2015 Phone and Office Roster.
Frequently Asked Questions in writing your U.S. Representative.
How to contact your U.S. Senator.
SSWAA Supports State Indicators
SSWAA Responds to Department's Call for Comments
SSWAA 2016 Legislative Goals
Every Student Succeeds Act: Summary of Key Provisions
Every Student Succeeds Act: School Social Work, Specialized Instructional Support Personnel,
and School-Based Mental Health Services
SSWAA's Recommendations to the Senate HELP Committee February 2, 2015
The Mental Health Awareness and Improvement Act
H.R. 563 School Social Workers Improving Student Success Act
See how you can "Take Action" to help!
Elementary and Secondary School Counseling Program
Additional Legislation Recommended for Consideration
SSW Supports the Educational and Civil Rights of Transgender Students
Members can Click Here for List of SSWAA DC Legislative Updates
Summer Leadership & Legislative Institute
Over the years, the Summer Leadership and Legislative Institute which is held in Washington, DC has provided many opportunities to hear and dialogue with school social work leadership from across the country. Read complete details regarding upcoming and past Institutes as well as Past Summer Leadership & Legislative Institute Activity Photos as well as the Institute's Photo Archives.
Looking for Other Legislation or Bill Status?
THOMAS: Congressional Legislation Resource: January of 1995, the leadership of the 104th Congress directed the Library of Congress to make federal legislative information freely available to the public. Since that time THOMAS has expanded the scope of its offerings to include: Bills, Resolutions, Activity in Congress, Congressional Record, Schedules, Calendars, Committee Information, Presidential, Nominations, Treaties, Government Resources, and Resources For Teachers
Legislative News: Archive
View Legislative News: Archive here.