Local Elections 2022: A summary for social workers
Kerri Prince, BASW UK Public and Political Affairs Lead, provides an overview of last week's Local Elections...
SASW secures assurances on support for social workers in Ukraine response
SASW has secured an assurance from the Scottish Government that social workers will receive support to help them meet expected increases in demand on services with the arrival of people forced to...
SASW highlights risks to social worker's mental wellbeing
On Mental Health Awareness Week, SASW secured a meeting with the Minister for Mental Wellbeing and Social Care to discuss how the Scottish Government can improve wellbeing and working conditions for...
The Queen’s Speech: What should social workers be aware of?
Kerri Prince, Public and Political Affairs Lead, provides an update from Westminster.
Key legislation becomes law after passing through the UK Parliament — BASW in Westminster
Kerri Prince, BASW UK Public Affairs Lead, provides an update from Westminster
Social Worker Policy Panel Meeting Summary
The Social Work Policy Panel held its third meeting on Tuesday between front-line social workers and Scottish Government officials. The purpose of the panel is for front-line social workers to share...
BASW chair blog: 'Why I can't wait for this year's Annual Conference and AGM'
This year’s theme - social work for the future - will engage us in remembering why social work matters and what we bring to shaping the way our society develops.
Local Elections 2022: Use Your Vote!
Kerri Prince, BASW Public and Political Affairs Lead, previews this week's local elections...