SASW calls on social work leaders to promote anti-racism work
SASW has written to social work leaders in Scotland to highlight its Anti-Racism Action Plan and inviting them to share what they are doing to promote anti-racism within their organisations. The...
BASW England responds to death of Hakeem Hussain
BASW England wishes to express our heartfelt condolences to the family, friends and those affected by the tragic death of Hakeem Hussain.
Tell us your ideas for events!
We're currently reviewing our events programme and need your ideas and feedback. Let us know everything from ideas for topics and speakers to days and times you would like to see events taking place...
CPG on Social Work holds April meeting
The Cross-Party Group on Social Work held its second online meeting on Wednesday 27 April with another excellent turnout. The group brings together social workers, stakeholder organisations and MSPs...
SWU and the GFTU mark International Workers’ Memorial Day 2022
GFTU General Secretary Doug Nicholls shared his thoughts with SWU on International Workers’ Memorial Day.
Hospital discharge High Court ruling — BASW England statement
Discharging people from hospitals to care home settings at the start of the Covid-19 pandemic ruled unlawful by High Court
BASW update on Ukraine
BASW will continue to provide updates of useful information and BASW/social work action on a weekly or fortnightly basis to members.
Julia Ross announced as new BASW chair
Julia will take over from existing chair Gerry Nosowska at the BASW Annual General Meeting in June
Local Council Elections Preview: Scottish National Party
As we approach polling day for the Scottish Local Council Elections on Thursday 5 May, we'll be reviewing each of the main party manifestos and finding out what they want to achieve at local...