BASW England raises concerns about the effect of increased charges for care and support
BASW England is concerned about reports of some service users who have decided not to use local services because they cannot afford to pay
SASW Team Weekly Roundup
Find out what the team in Scotland have been doing on behalf of members this week
Queen’s Speech 2021: BASW England response
BASW England is calling for reform to social care that goes beyond addressing the injustices of social care funding.
BASW and SWU respond to open letter about 'Assaults on Social Workers' petition
The petition, which has over 13,000 signatures, opened a discussion about how best to protect social workers at work
BASW member blog: End of life care from a pandemic focus
The focus of the new briefing paper ‘The State of End-of-Life Care’, from the Institute for Public Policy Research particularly significant at a time when we have collectively faced death
Queen's Speech 2021: BASW response
The Queen's Speech provides the government with an opportunity to highlight its priorities for the months ahead...
BASW submits consultation response to DHSC as part of proposed Mental Health Act reforms
BASW also submitted an accompanying letter to the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, highlighting issues that we feel are fundamental to improving the operation of the MHA, but which BASW...
BASW CEO Blog - 'The voice and influence of social work in Europe'
Ruth Allen CEO highlights the purpose and role of the Council of Europe - and its huge importance to social work in these uncertain times.
BASW responds to Government’s ‘New Plan for Immigration’
Any plan that does not centre the rights and dignity of people of all ages is not an immigration and asylum system that we could support.