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1st Annual Hispanic Heritage Culture Brunch – Saturday-October-25th

You can purchase tickets for the event here, for a reservation to this event. Additionally, you can also opt to sponsor NAPRHSW's Brunch with any one of our sponsorship options ranging from Friend to Executive. In return for your support; sponsors will be recognized with...  Read this »

Gone But Not Forgotten: Pauline Velazquez

Pauline Velazquez, M.S.W. - 1931 - 2014 Founder, President, National Association Of Puerto Rican Hispanic Social Workers, NAPRHSW Former Division Director NASW—NYS Suffolk Division Executive Director, Nassau Suffolk Hispanic Task Force, Inc. Pauline was born...  Read this »

School Social Work Perspective On The Crisis At The Border By Vilma Matos

A School Social Worker Perspective On the Crisis at the Border By Vilma Matos, LCSW-R Bilingual School Social Worker The current crisis of unaccompanied Latino children crossing “LA FRONTERA” has polarized the federal government. The politicians are playing a game of...  Read this »


NAPRHSW like many other non-profit associations benefits from the donations of generous businesses and individuals. If you believe you have a donation that helps to benefit Hispanic Social Workers, and aspiring social workers then please consider visiting our donations page! Best,...  Read this »

NEW DATE!!! To Be Announced for 2014

Due to limiting circumstances, La Vision Hispanic Youth Conference will have a date announced for Spring 2014. Keep referencing this page for future updates.  Read this »


In accordance with the new age, we would like to give new and upcoming members the opportunity to join NAPRHSW and extend another way for them to make their membership payment. There are several ways to go about this. First and foremost, you are always...  Read this »

30th Gala Photos!

Here you will find photos from the 30th Gala Event: Photos by ED Roldan, LMSW  Read this »

Dr. Roy Aranda’s Revised Tool Kit for Families of Hospitalized Mentally Ill Persons

For those interested, Dr. Roy Aranda's Revised Took Kit can be found by clicking here. For those interested, you can also use this page to follow him over Twitter!  Read this »

Dr. Roy Aranda’s Tidbits On CYBER BULLYING

If you click this link you will be taken to Dr. Roy Aranda's site where he shares with you tidbits from his conference on Cyber Bullying which was held at St. John's University on November 15, 2013. Additionally we have shared the article below:...  Read this »

Contaminated Heroin by María Elisa Cuadra‐Fernández

Contaminated Heroin: a Serious Danger, How Parents Can Protect and Help Their Teens By María Elisa Cuadra‐Fernández,LCSW‐R, ACSW, CASAC, CPP, ICPS, ICADC Executive Director/CEO, COPAY Inc. Introduction The death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman and the unexpected deaths...  Read this »
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