Guide on the work of BASW Cymru for Senedd Members
We have put together a guide for new Members of Senedd outlining the work of BASW Cyrmu. The guide is available to download here
Social Care Wales & the impact on our registration as professional social workers
Social Care Wales have made some decisions which clearly recognises their support for the pressures social workers have been exposed to during the pandemic. They clearly recognise that the last 18...
#KeepTheLifeline: BASW responds to Universal Credit cut
BASW UK will continue to fight against poverty and austerity
Social Workers Benevolent Trust launches new website
SWBT offers financial help to social workers and their dependents in times of hardship
Talk to SWU webinar: Back by popular demand!
Join SWU on 3 November to discuss any workplace issues you are experiencing..
Labour Party Conference: What happened, and what does it mean for social work?
Kerri Prince, BASW Public Affairs Lead, provides members with an overview of the recent Labour Party Conference - and what this might mean for social work.
"An association where every social worker belongs": Watch BASW chair's AGM speech
BASW chair outlines our organisation's commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion...
SWU to speak up for social work and social care at Conservative Party Conference
SWU is a member of the Future Social Care Coalition, which is holding an event with policymakers next week.
Our commitment to action against antisemitism and promoting the rights, inclusion and voice of Jewish social workers.
Today we are issuing an open letter of apology from BASW Council for holding the AGM on the eve of Yom Kippur this year.
BASW calls for social workers to be prioritized for fuel
BASW and SWU are calling on the Government to be clear as to whether social workers and social care staff have priority access to petrol.
BASW: A year in review
View our impact report for 2020/21 and watch a short film highlighting some of our key work over the past year.
BJSW Editor’s Choice Video Podcast: Dr Martyn Higgins and Paul Michael Garrett PhD
Dr Martyn Higgins, Associate Editor of British Journal of Social Work, in conversation with Paul Michael Garrett PhD, one of social work's leading radical educators...
This Week in Westminster - Friday 24 June 2021
Kerri Prince, Public and Political Affairs Lead for BASW UK, provides members with an update from Westminster.
‘Supporting you as you support others’: Wellbeing service for social workers going from strength to strength
Free service, designed by and for social workers, provides a trusted space to work through and think about positive solutions for professional and personal challenges with an experienced peer coach
BASW: the next 50 years - Influencing the future of social work and increasing public understanding
Recordings of AGM 2021 pre-events are now available to watch.
BASW UK call for evidence: Human rights in care settings
We are looking to hear from members about your experiences of human rights in care settings.