Survey: Social Work England's continuing professional development (CPD) consultation
BASW England encourages members to share their views and feedback via our online survey, to help shape our formal response.
Meaning, Motions and Memory: highlights from BASW Council
Council – BASW UK’s board of directors – had our quarterly meeting on 19 May. Update by Gerry Nosowska BASW Chair
A conversation with Shantel Thomas, BASW Anti-Racism Lead
We spoke to Shantel about how she became a social worker, her experiences of racism both in the profession and wider society - as well as her vision and approach to the role.
Report launched on ‘Anti-racism in Social Work’ activities across the UK
BASW England report marks the first anniversary of George Floyd's murder with a comprehensive list of actions on ‘Anti-racism in Social Work’ that have taken place across the UK (and...
SASW Team Weekly Roundup
Find out what the team in Scotland have been doing on behalf of members this week
BASW responds to new child poverty figures
It has been revealed that before the pandemic 4.3 million children across the UK were living in poverty.
BASW statement on the current situation in Israel and Palestine
Communities and social workers on the ground experience fear and tragedy today. Urgent international intervention is essential.
Gypsy, Roma and Traveller History Month: a time for reflection and solidarity
Highlighting our response to the Police, Crime, Sentencing and Courts Bill
SWU delivers two motions at General Federation of Trade Unions (GFTU) Biennial General Council Meeting
The Social Workers Union (SWU) is pleased to announce that the two motions we presented at the GFTU’s Biennial General Council Meeting on 17 May 2021 were unanimously passed.