Social Work Film Festival
In partnership with the National Film Board, social workers are hosting screenings of a number of films highlighting issues of social justice or aspects of social work practice. These screenings are free to attend. See http://bit.ly/socialwork2017
for locations across Alberta, times and details.
- In Edmonton, at the Citadel Theatre Monday, March 6 starting with a reception at 6:30 pm.
- In Calgary,on Wednesday, March 8 at the Cardel Theatre starting at 6:00 pm.
Light Up the Bridges
Both Edmonton and Calgary will be lighting up their bridges in honour of Social Workers! In Edmonton, the lights on the High Level bridge will shine magenta the evening of March 6. In Calgary, the Reconciliation Bridge" bridge in Calgary shine magenta the evening of of March 8.
Promotional Video Launch
A five minute video highlighting Social Workers working in diverse fields of practice and places in their careers will be launched. The video will be released during social work week and shared through social media and on our website.
"Power to Empower" Posters
Posters highlighting the 2017 Social Work Week theme “The Power to Empower” are available for download from http://bit.ly/swposters
or upon request from the ACSW.
Proclamations made by various municipal governments throughout Alberta officially proclaiming March 5-11, 2017 as Social Work Week.