Get Involved – How to make the most of your membership

Have Your Say

You can help steer SWAZ’s direction in one of a number of ways:

As a SWAZ member you could be eligible to join one of a number of sub-committees or special interest groups responsible for developing policy and determining SWAZ’s strategic direction or progress.

  • You can stand for election to the SWAZ Executive Committee, the main decision making body of the Association, if you have been a SWAZ member for three years.
  • You can join influence policy and ethical practice issues by joining SWAZ’s sub-committees on 1. Continuous Professional Development & Conferences, 2. Resource Mobilization, 3. Membership Recruitment, 4. Advocacy.
  • You can also join one of SWAZ’s Special Interest Groups. Click here

View all current vacancies Click here

Find out more about SWAZ’s governance Click here

Contact SWAZ about how to get more involved

SWAZ Forum

Debate social work issues with other SWAZ members in our dedicated discussion forum. Find it Here

Speak to the Media

SWAZ is always being approached by journalists for comment on topical subjects and needs members prepared to either offer their expertise to help inform the Association’s position on key issues, OR who are prepared to speak to the media directly, to offer the social worker viewpoint – anonymously or on the record.

Email SWAZ head office for details


If you have a practice issue or concern, please contact AskSWAZ for professional assistance. Learn More