AMHPs can help people in debt crisis access 'Breathing Space' scheme
The scheme pauses interest and debt charges while a person is receiving mental health treatment.
SWU Chair Carys Phillips announces that John McGowan will be standing for re-election
The General Secretary is the most senior staff position within SWU and the selected candidate will play a key role in taking the union forward in the next step of our development. John McGowan will...
This Week in Westminster - Friday 30 April 2021
Kerri Prince, BASW’s Public and Political Affairs Lead, gives an overview of what's been happening in Westminster this week...
BASW welcomes High Court challenge over ‘legacy benefits’
The rollout of Universal Credit is still ongoing and not due to be completed until 2024, which means some people that are still on those legacy benefits have been £20 out of pocket compared to...
Webinar: EU Settlement Scheme for Looked After Children and Care Leavers
BASWs Head of Policy and Research Luke Geoghegan chaired a session organised by The Children’s Society and the Greater Manchester Immigration Aid Unit about children in care from the EU who need to...
BASW England publishes Manifesto for 2021/2022
BASW England has made it a priority to engage with politicians across the country
Vaccines and Testing: The reality for social workers
Find out the reality on vaccines and testing for social workers in Scotland
Covid deaths in India have passed 200,000 today.
India has seen more cases of Covid-19 in the last seven days than any other country.