Prevention of Homelessness Duties Consultation
The Scottish Government and COSLA are currently consulting on proposals for new prevention of homelessness duties. Some of the proposals will have an impact on social work and so it is vital that the...
This Week in Westminster: War in Ukraine, Nationality and Borders Bill, Human Rights Act
Kerri Prince, BASW UK Public Affairs Lead, provides an update from Westminster.
A range of anti-racist organisations supported by BASW Cymru are calling for Jimmy Carr event to be cancelled in an open letter
The group are inviting signatures to the open letter to St David’s Hall, Cardiff.
BASW celebrates International Women's Day 2022
Watch BASW chair Gerry Nosowska's message on International Women's Day 2022...
SWU in solidarity with Ukraine
SWU stands in solidarity with the Ukrainian people who are under attack by Russian forces.
#WSWM22: Reflecting on BASW Cymru's opening week
BASW Cymru National Director Allison Hulmes reflects on the first week of World Social Work Month 2022
Scottish Parliament Weekly Round-Up
Find out what happened this week at Holyrood.... Parliament returned in sombre mood on Tuesday with the crisis in Ukraine understandably high on the agenda. Pam Duncan-Glancy asked a Topical Question...
Expansion of the fast-track to child and family social work programme: BASW England statement
The Government must engage in a full stakeholder consultation and an equality and impact assessment on all the routes into social work.
World Social Work Day Motion
We're delighted that the Convenor of the Cross Party Group on Social Work, Fulton MacGregor MSP, has lodged a motion in the Scottish Parliament highlighting World Social Work Day 2022. As well as...