Thompson/Nicola Branch


Treasurer Jennifer Friend
Representative to the Board Jacqueline Judd
Members at large Lorry-Ann Austin, Michael Crawford, & Sue Peterson
Thompson Rivers University BSW third-year BSW reps – Serena Tiwari
Thompson Rivers University BSW fourth-year BSW reps – Sydney Annetts


tnbcasw [at]


Celebration of BC Social Work Week – March 10th – 16th, 2019

Lecture –

Jennifer Charlesworth, Representative for Children and Youth in BC will deliver a lecture in celebration of the work done by BC social workers.

10am, Friday, March 15th, 2019

BC Centre, House of Learning
Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops
RSVP – sneumann [at]

Luncheon –

A hosted lunch will be provided in celebration of BC Social Work Week. The Heart of the Grasslands Award will be given to this year’s recipient and Representative Jennifer Charlesworth will speak.

1130am, Friday, March 15th, 2019
Henry Grube Education Centre, Kamloops
RSVP – tnbcasw [at]

My Feral Heart

A heart-warming video, followed by a panel discussion in recognition of World Down Syndrome Day.

‘A sudden bereavement throws Luke, a fiercely independent young man with Down’s syndrome, into a daunting new environment where he finds unexpected support from his feisty, streetwise carer and a local heir dealing with his own demons’

5pm, Thursday, March 21st, 2019
Irving K. Barber Centre
Thompson Rivers University, Kamloops
RSVP – tnbcasw [at]

Spring Workshop – TBA



This award is given annually to a social worker working or formerly employed in the Thompson Nicola area in recognition of their outstanding service to the profession of social work. Nominations must be received before February 14th, 2019 and must clearly describe the nominees outstanding service.
Nomination forms are available at tnbcasw [at]

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