Latino Social Work Organization Conference Breaking Down Walls and Abriendo Puertas: Promoting Justice in Social Work Practice - will be held March 22-23, 2018 in Seattle, WA.

Now available! The Experiences of the Latina and Latino Student Population at the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor: Community Assessment by Reyna Asadizoudegani, Esther Ayers, Lorraine M. Gutiérrez, Bryan Montano Maceda, Cassandra Muro, Fernando Moro Covas, & Audrey Pallmeyer.

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The primary mission of the Organization of Latino Social Workers is to define and advance the Latino agenda within the social work profession in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. 

OLASW is characterized by its commitment to improving the overall health and psychological well-being of the Latino population. Toward this end, OLASW seeks to promote access to educational and economic opportunities for all Latino social workers.

Roxanna Duntley-Matos President

Sofia Estrada Ferreira Vice President

Gloria Tonks Secretary

Adriana Cardoso Reyes​ Treasurer

Odeather Hill Allied Member-at-Large

Lissette Mira-Amaya Member-at-Large

Michelle Roman Business Member-at-Large

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Mailing Address:


Eastern Michigan University

317 Everett L. Marshall Building

Ypsilanti, MI 48197

Email:  olasw.michigan @ gmail.com

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Our Spring 2016 newsletter is available online.

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