The Children and Families Group is made up of BASW England members with a special interest in this area of Social Work. Members of the group are responsible for leading BASW England's position on Children and Families Social Work and assisting in the development of policy, practice and education. 

Current priority areas include:

  • Child Sexual Exploitation
  • Family Courts
  • Adoption
  • Homelessness
  • Disasbilities
  • Relationship based Social Work (80/20 campaign).

For more information or if you would like to hear about how the subgroup can support social work in your local area or workplace please contact Gavin Moorghen at gavin.moorghen@basw.co.uk

Recommended reading from the subgroup:

https://www.truthproject.org.uk/experiences-shared

https://doi.org/10.1093/social/bcy106

http://www.socialworkerstoolbox.com/?s=cse

http://www.barnardos.org.uk/what_we_do/our_work/sexual_exploitation.htm

http://www.nwgnetwork.org/

Email gavin.moorghen@basw.co.uk for more information about how to get involved.