Participants wanted for mapping trauma training
The Scottish Government wants to understand the current landscape of trauma training across the children and families workforce. Andthen are conducting this research and would like to hear from...
'Now is the time to stand up for social work' - BASW chair blog
Julia Ross outlines her vision and objectives as the new chair of BASW, the UK’s independent voice for social work.
This Week in Westminster - 5 July 2022
Kerri Prince, BASW UK Public and Political Affairs Lead, provides members with an update from Westminster.
SWU Campaign Fund 2021 - 2022
Read about how the SWU Campaign Fund has assisted members in developing and running campaigns throughout 2021/22.
SASW stands up for Human Rights
Alongside 124 Scottish organisations, SASW has submitted a joint statement to UK Ministers asking them to reverse their decision to replace the Human Rights Act. Social work is built on protecting,...
Setting the Bar raised in parliament
SASW has worked closely with three MSPs to table a series of questions to Scottish Ministers based on findings from the Setting the Bar report. The report highlighted the heavy toll experienced by...
SWU Chair Carys Phillips Speaks at the campaign launch rally for “Our NHS - Born in Wales” with the People’s Assembly Wales
This is an all-Wales campaign for properly publicly funded Health and Social Care support: reverse privatisation, reverse cuts, and fair pay for NHS staff.
SASW meets with Jackie Baillie MSP
This week, SASW National Director, Alison Bavidge, met with the Deputy Leader of Scottish Labour, Jackie Baillie MSP. During Mental Health Awareness Week, SASW briefed opposition MSPs on the serious...