Welcome To NAIDW!
Welcome and thank you for joining the National Association of Injured and Disabled Workers® | NAIDW. Our goal is to support our members by creating a safe place for you to ask questions, tell your story, access resources and get help. We hope you find our site informative, helpful and most of all fun.
Please take a look around the members area where you can:
- create your profile
- add or edit your profile pic
- add your bio optional, add and except friend requests – All in account settings.
- get great information in the forums and post your own topics
- participate in lively discussions in the chat room
- add friends and follow others
- check for friend requests in notifications and account tab. Top corner of every page.
- create and administer your own group
- find businesses that offer a discount for our members
The main objective is for you to have fun and feel comfortable while interacting with others who are dealing with similar issues from injury, illness, pain or disability. We believe there is no better form of help than from others who’ve already experienced what you’re going through.
Hear are a few tips to help you get started on NAIDW.org:
Tell us a little more about yourself on your profile page. This is your public page. You can make changes to this page by editing your profile. To view or edit your profile, click the link above or log in and go to My Account > Profile > Edit. and Update your public profile.
Our chat room and support groups here at NAIDW are a great way to connect with other members in real time.
In order to make this experience as fun as possible for everyone, we have a few guidelines to remember.
Be sure to adjust your group email settings to your liking depending on how you want to be notified? This can be done two ways through you notifications in your account settings or on the groups page.
1. Introduce yourself.
2. Keep it clean. No foul language, discriminatory remarks or other disrespectful communication.
3. Respect privacy. Members may not want to divulge identifying information.
4. Use the “Enter Private Room” feature for privacy.
5. Have fun!
6. No Solicitation of members!
7.No promoting personal pages, blogs, or websites!
Any violation of the above is considered an immediate termination of membership!
Here at the NAIDW your privacy is very important. Please note that anything posted in forums or chat can be viewed by other members. All correspondence from NAIDW such as Email, private messages and phone calls to staff are strictly confidential. Please let us know if you have any suggestions or concerns so we can continually improve our service to you.
We are so glad you joined us. If you need any assistance as you get started, you can contact our Support Team.
Here are a couple of links that might help you.
Website FAQ – http://www.naidw.org/website-faq/
Site Accessability – http://www.naidw.org/site-accessibility/
Chatroom Tutorial – http://www.naidw.org/chatroom-tutorial/
NAIDW Forum – http://www.naidw.org/forum/
NAIDW Support Groups – http://www.naidw.org/groups
Members Directory – http://www.naidw.org/members-lounge/members-lounge/search/browse
Member’s Lounge – http://www.naidw.org/members-lounge/members-lounge
Volunteer – http://www.naidw.org/support-us-/become-a-volunteer
Free NAIDW Discount Drug Card – http://www.naidw.org/naidw-national-drug-card/
NAIDW is actively looking to fill spots within the foundation both for Executive Board positions as well as general volunteer HELP! If you are interested in helping please visit our volunteer page and fill out a brief form. Thank you. http://www.naidw.org/support-us-/become-a-volunteer
Never hesitate to contact us directly… no issue is too big or to small…