Lise Betteridge, MSW, RSW, Registrar and CEO, and Laura Sheehan, Deputy Registrar, presented their report to Council. The report provided updates on: registration and membership; digital communications, including website and Online Register metrics; outreach initiatives, including employer outreach and public awareness campaigns; the Employer Communiqué and Perspective publications; the Educational Forums in Sault Ste. Marie and Ottawa; professional practice support and outreach; the Continuing Competence Program (CCP); upcoming Council elections; complaints and discipline; operations; and College priorities for 2019-20.
Council reviewed the Statement of Financial Position as of September 30, 2019.
Council reviewed the Statement of Operations for September 2019.
Debbie Tarshis of WeirFoulds LLP reviewed amendments to Bylaw No. 1: General Bylaw, which were approved by Council.
Council approved the 2020 Budget and Workplan.
Council discussed the strategic planning process, set to begin in 2020.
Council approved the appointment of Crowe Soberman LLP as the College’s auditors for the year ending December 31, 2019.
Council reviewed and approved proposed revisions to the Per Diem and Expense Policy for elected members.
Reports were received from the following statutory committees: Executive; Complaints; Discipline; Registration Appeals; and Fitness to Practise.
Reports were received from the following non-statutory committees: Standards of Practice; Election; Nominating; Finance; Governance; Corporations; and Titles and Designations.