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Together in Social Work. Social Work values and relationships: working across boundaries and borders.

BASW Annual UK Conference and AGM 2019

Friday 21st June 2019.

Titanic Belfast, Titanic Quarter, Belfast

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Titanic Belfast is 10 minutes from Belfast City Airport, 30 minutes from Belfast International Airport.  More travel details are here.

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The Annual General meeting, for members only, will begin at 9.00am.

The Conference "Together in Social Work.   Social work values and relationships: working across boundaries and borders" is open to members and non-members 11am - 4.00pm. 

Lunch is free.

Social work spans human boundaries and borders.  At a time of economic and political turbulence, ongoing austerity and rising risk of division in societies across the UK, BASW's annual conference will explore the power and potential of social work practice to support connections and understanding within communities, families; promoting positive human relationships to flourish; helping people overcome barriers to achieving their rights and entitlements; promotiong compassion and understanding across boundaries of culture, ethnicity, citizenship and geography; challenging the barriers of social injustice and disadvantage that marginalise and stigmatise.

Confirmed Speakers:

Albert Heaney, Director Social Services, Welsh Government   

Lyn Romeo, Chief Social Worker for Adults at the Department of Health

Sean Holland, Chief Social Worker, at Department Of Health NI

Iona Colvin, Chief Social Work Adviser, Scotland

Alex Kane, Political Commentator.

The conference will also include workshops, exhibition, Harry Venning, cartoonist and writer.   

Pre-booked discounted parking at Titanic Belfast only £6 per day.  Contact us to secure your space.

Why not travel the day before to enjoy the Belfast City and Troubles Tour and Fringe?

Thursday 20th June 2019.

Or make a weekend of it!

Your delegate pass will secure discounted hotels, discounts at restaurants and activities for the whole weekend! 

Savings on fantastic tours including Titanic Discovery, Game of Thrones and Allens Giant's Causeway Tours.