BASW celebrates ‘end of year’ for students with virtual disco
A virtual disco for social work students was held last weekend to celebrate the end of a year that has seen studies disrupted by the coronavirus outbreak.
BASW expresses pledges of support for the adult social care sector
BASW is writing to a wide range of adult social care charities, providers and other organisations across the UK, to express pledges of support for the sector.
BASW England responds to PAC report into initial Covid-19 response for social care
The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) report Readying the NHS and social care for the COVID-19 peak published this week makes for stark reading
Gypsy, Roma and Traveller Social Work Association
BASW Cymru with partners has launched a new initiative to improve communication, understanding and break down barriers between social workers and the Gypsy, Roma and Traveller (GRT) communities.
Blog update by the Social Workers Union
Carol Reid, National Organiser & Union Contact Manager from the Social Workers Union provides an update
A round-up from the International Federation of Social Workers (IFSW) global delegates meeting and conference
BASW CEO Ruth Allen provides a summary of the delegate meeting and conference
Gender equity and intersectionality - BASW England blog
When I first read that women face a wait of around 257 years to achieve equal pay, I was saddened, but not surprised...a blog from Rebekah Pierre, BASW England PO
BASW stands in solidarity with the Jewish community
BASW stands in solidarity with the Jewish community and allies in condemning antisemitic tweets and the inaction of Twitter in removing wholly unacceptable anti-Jewish hatred and racist content.
BASW England supports LGA in a call for adult social care reform
The Local Government Association has launched a campaign which sets out seven principles of reform for adult social care.