Insurance Programs

Professional Liability Insurance

Social Work members are eligible for professional liability coverage through the CASW-BMS Group Insurance Program at significantly discounted rates. Applicants must have a BCASW Membership Number to apply (Applicants CANNOT use a BC College of Social Workers Registration number) More…

Health Insurance

BCASW members are eligible to apply for CASW Insurance benefits administered through Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada. Benefits offered are Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, Office Overhead Expense, Accidental Death and Dismemberment, Dental Care and Dental Extended Health Care and Extended Health. For the application form, information about coverage and rate sheet, go to the CASW Group Insurance site.

If you have any questions about this benefits program, please contact:
Sun Life Assurance Company of Canada toll-free at 1-800-669-7921.

Home Insurance

Receive comprehensive home insurance at competitive rates, provided through Johnson.

Health and Dental Plans for Retirees

If you do NOT have access to benefits before or after retirement, Johnson’s Flexible Benefits for Retirees – THRIVE – offers a choice of three comprehensive health and dental plans, including annual travel and trip cancellation coverage. The Thrive flexible retiree plans provide a wide range of coverage. Enrolment is easy, competitively priced, and fully portable.

Travel Insurance

BCASW members receive reliable coverage at great competitive rates, including Emergency Medical and Trip Cancellation/Interruption.

    • Choice of single-trip or annual coverage
    • Access to coverage regardless of age or health status
    • 24-hour Claims Assistance
    • Up-front claims payment (whenever possible)
    • Easy enrollment. No waiting for coverage approval
    • Convenient premium payments

Please note: To Members who have purchased travel insurance
Trip Cancellation Insurance benefits are payable if cancellation of a conference (for which you had paid registration fees) occurs preventing you from departing on or returning from your trip as scheduled.
Proof of registration will be required in the event of a claim.
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