March 22, 2018 • Winter Park, FL - SAVE THE DATE
*NASW-FL Central Unit presents Social Work Month Celebration and Awards 
from 6:00 p.m.–8:00 p.m at Winter Park Memorial Hospital.

​More information coming soon.

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(Updated 8/31/17)

Happy Fall Florida Social Workers,

The Central Florida Unit of NASW-FL is working diligently to prepare for events for 2017-2018. Recently, our Legislative Chair Alexis Davis and our State Legislative Chair Dawn Brown met with State Representative Amy Mercado in regards to social work and related clinical licensure, mental health services, and social justice issues for women and girls.

Upcoming Events - 

Social Work Celebration
March 22nd

Location to Be Determined

Last but not least, if you are interested in getting involved with us or have ideas, please feel free to contact us via email at
central.naswfl@socialworkers.org or like us on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/NASWFLCentralUnit/

Saffiyah “Saffy” Johnson, LCSW


​​​Congratulations to the 2017 Central Unit
​Social Work Month Awardees​​​!


​(Pictured from left to right)  Alexis Davis – Social Work Student of the Year;  Christine Leinonen – Public Citizen of the Y ear; Honorable Judge Gisela Laurent – Elected Official of the Year;  Dr. Ana Leon – Social Work Educator of the Year; Lt. James Young – Public Citizen of the Year; Katherine Payares – Social Worker of the Year  (photo by Charles Rutterbush)


Saffiyah “Saffy” Johnson, LCSW - Unit Chair​

Vacant – Unit Vice-Chair

Brian Machovec - Immediate Past Chair

Brian Machovec – Secretary

​Jessica Luzincourt - Membership Chair

Alexis Davis - Legislative Chair

Robin Kohn - Education Chair

Vacant – Student Rep