Scotland Committee Vacancies
SASW are looking for members to join our Committee and help us make change happen.
Victims’ Commissioner seeks views of social workers
Views sought: The Victims’ Commissioner is currently undertaking a deep dive review into the experiences of children and young people as victims of domestic abuse and their potential subsequent...
Social Workers Appoint New Chair to Lead Professional Association
BASW NI is delighted to announce Independent Social Worker, Orlaith McGibbon, as its new Chair.
British Association of Social Workers Northern Ireland Statement on the deal to restore devolved government in Northern Ireland
BASW NI calls for parties to agree to the New Decade New Approach proposals and restore a Northern Ireland Executive.
Pride in Practice: Call for Presentations from Social Workers
Two-day Pride in Practice event calls for presentations from front line social workers.
Urgent action needed to ensure children and young people can access the mental health services they need.
Research by the Education Policy Institute (EPI) has found that 133,000 young people referred to specialist mental health services in England were rejected in 2018-19, despite increased government...
LGA relaunch Return to Social Work
The Local Government Association, which represents councils across England and Wales, today has teamed up with the Government Equalities Office to reignite the Return to Social Work programme...
Scottish Association of Social Work and Scottish Social Services Awards Merge
The SASW Social Work Awards have merged with the Scottish Social Services Awards.
Celebrate World Social Work Day 2020 with BASW
For WSWD 2020 we are excited to share that BASW is planning a series of events across the UK – to celebrate World Social Work day with as many teams, services and individuals as possible