Speech by the outgoing Chair, Guy Shennan, at the BASW AGM, 13th June 2018
It’s difficult to know what to include and what to leave out, as I look back over four years as BASW Chair. I’d like to share some reflections grouped around five or six themes that have been...
Green paper delay “disappointing”
BASW England manager Maris Stratulis questions Government commitment to social care
BASW Initial Position Statement on the Green Paper for Adult Social Care in England
Ahead of the Green Paper, due in Summer 2018, BASW has set out its position about what the Green Paper needs to achieve. Drawing on the social work perspective on social care and with particular...
Social workers call on Northern Ireland politicians to demonstrate leadership by accepting compromise
At its UK Annual General Meeting held in Cardiff, the British Association of Social Workers (BASW) passed a motion calling on the two major political parties in Northern Ireland to accept the need...
BASWTalk Podcast Episode 2 - Child Welfare Inequalities Research Project
Listen in to BASWTalk Podcast Episode 2 with guest speakers Paul Bywaters (University of Huddersfield), Kate Morris (University of Sheffield) and Brid Featherstone (University of Huddersfield).
Justice for Grenfell Solidarity March
Join BASW members on the Justice for Grenfell Solidarity March Saturday 16th June - London
A round up of BASW’s AGM 2018, conference and protest walk
It’s been a busy week for BASW, with yesterday’s AGM and conference, plus the latest Boot Out Austerity walk, all hosted by our Cymru branch
Social Work England Continued Fitness to Practice Framework - Sector Involvement
Consultation on behalf of Social work England
BASW England statement on Care Crisis Review
The Care Crisis Review report highlights a number of complex social, political, economic, practice and leadership factors that are contributing to the increase of children entering the care system...