Several active pieces of federal legislation seek to provide additional educational and employment supports for the nation's social workers. Each of these bills complement the Dorothy I. Height and Whitney M. Young, Jr. Social Work Reinvestment Act, H.R. 795.
The Dorothy I. Height and Whitney M. Young, Jr. Social Work Reinvestment Act is one key component of the broader Social Work Reinvestment Initiative. NASW is advocating for federal legislation in other areas:
Healthy Families and Communities Subcommittee Hearing