Social Workers Union and Association of Educational Psychologists congratulate Scotland on the implementation of the Children (Equal Protection from Assault) Act
The new Scottish Act removes any doubt that physical discipline is not acceptable and can only assist social workers when doing multifaceted assessments of families.
A tribute to social workers in lockdown
Recognising the unique and important contribution that social workers make during lockdown and beyond
This Week in Westminster
Kerri Prince, Public and Political Affairs Lead for BASW UK, provides members with an update from Westminster.
BASW Cymru publishes its' Manifesto for the Senedd Elections 2021
Click here to read the Manifesto in full and to download your copy Click here to download the Maniffesto in Welsh - fersiwn Gymraeg For social workers to fulfil their potential and make a positive...
BASW England responds to guidance for visiting arrangements in care homes for the period of national restrictions
Safe access to care and health settings for social workers as professional visitors is essential
SASW Team Weekly Roundup
Find out what the team in Scotland have been doing on behalf of members this week
BASW England & Cymru launches new Test, Access, Rights campaign
Today, BASW England and BASW Cymru have jointly launched a new campaign to change national guidelines for social workers to get regular, safe access to health and care settings, so they can carry out...
Essential learning from the EHRC report into antisemitism in the Labour Party
BASW continues to stand against antisemitism and all forms of ethnic and religious discrimination, both direct and indirect.
Blog: 'Reflections of Lockdown'
Russell Hogarth, who sits on the BASW at 50 years steering group, shares his own personal experiences of 'lockdowns' and contrasts them with the experience of Covid-19 restrictions...