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​​​There are no local events planned at this time.  Please visit the Events page for other opportunities.


Get involved in your Space Unit’s leadership!  We need volunteers for the Vice Chair, Membership Chair and Newsletter positions.  Volunteer now and be part of planning our activities for 2019-2020.

Earl Ledford, LCSW, CST, CAP, CET - Unit Chair

Sara Hewitt  - Secretary


Darlyne Guldi-Mula - CCNLI Chair

Cyndy Shinaberry - Continuing Education Chair

​Christy Shephard - Events Chair 

J. Oscar Rivera - Legislative / PACE Chair

Earl Ledford - Membership Chair​

Sara Hewitt  - Newsletter


​(Updated 2/14/20)

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We have some GREAT Events and CEU Opportunities coming up that we are inviting everyone to attend!! Make sure you add them to your calendar and JOIN US!!!!

We love to have the opportunity to share ideas, meet new people, networking, see old friends and learn about our peers on the Space Coast. 

UPCOMING EVENTS (You can find these listed on our Facebook page under Events)

2/19/2020 MAKE YOUR OWN PIZZA!!!! Join us at 6:45 pm – 8:30pm @ Pizza Gallery 2250 Town Center Ave Unit 113, Melbourne, FL 32940.  This is OPEN TO ALL SOCIAL WORKERS and is being sponsored by VITAS.  Register on our Facebook page events. 

2/19/2020 Steering Committee will be meeting at Pizza Gallery on 2/19 @ 6 pm if anyone would like to join us. 

02/29/2020 CEU EVENT!  Join us for “Power, Privilege and the Importance of Cultural Humility in Clinical Social Work Practice with LGBTQ+ Clients.”  This is presented by Rene Ledford, LCSW and is being held at Senior Behavior Wellness 3661 S. Babcock St. Melbourne, FL 32901 9 am – 12 pm (3 CEU).  Registration is $25 for NASW members, $30 for Non-Members and FREE for students.  ALL CLINICIANS are invited, not just NASW members, so invite your coworkers, peers etc.  Detailed information is in the right column of this page.

03/18/2020 SOCIAL WORK MONTH CELEBRATION AND AWARDS.  Please join us on 3/18/2020 5:30pm-8:30pm for a special celebration of Social Work month.  We will be celebrating and honoring our local SW heroes.  Being held at The Mansion 1218 E New Haven Ave Melbourne, FL 32901  Registration must be be completed by 3/10/19 and you will be able to select your entrée choice.  Detailed information is in the right column of this page.

3/27/2020 SAVE THE DATE!!!  Carol Campbell Edwards, LCSW, NASW-FL President, and Jim Akin, ACSW, NASW-FL Executive Director will be presenting a CEU event on Ethics and Preventing Medical Errors for a total of 5 CEUs.  More information will be available on the Facebook page as it becomes available. 

All NASW- FL Space Coast members are welcome!!! Do you know a social worker?? Bring them along. 

Have newsworthy items about the Space Coast Unit or members of the Unit?  Would you like to see them in the newsletter???  Contact Oscar at  or Sara Hewitt at

Our meetings are a great way to connect with other social workers and to share information about your agency.  Please watch the NASW-FL Space Coast Unit Facebook page as well as this page.


TBD: CE Event 3/27/2020  - Mark your Calendars

Contact for more information on how you can get involved.​