News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda – On Monday, March 1st, the Minister of Social Development and Seniors, Tinée Furbert was delighted to read the official Proclamation launching Social Work Month 2021.
Minister Furbert said: “I was honoured to be a part of the virtual launch of Bermuda’s Social Work Month 2021. This year’s theme is “Social Workers Are Essential,” and it perfectly embodies the impact of this helping profession.
“The efforts of our Social Workers can be felt far and wide, especially through all they have done to heal our community during these times of a global pandemic, economic uncertainty, and a multitude of community challenges.”
Minister Furbert concluded: “The care and compassion given by Social Workers play a critical role in the protection of the most vulnerable among us.
“I salute Bermuda’s Social Workers, past and present, for their numerous heroic and selfless contributions to our community. For this month and beyond, I call upon all citizens to congratulate and celebrate our Social Workers.”
Social Work Month – March 2021
During this month, we welcome you to ‘Get to know our Social Workers’, and tune in to our campaigns:
- ‘Socialising with Social Workers’ Radio Interviews on March 16th at 10:30 a.m. on Hott 107.5 FM and 3:30 p.m. on Magic 102.7 FM
- Video Vignettes will be shared on CITV, YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram
- Radio Testimonials will be shared on Hott 107.5 FM and Magic 102.7 FM
- Social Media Highlights will be shared on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter