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.
Assessing Risk of Harm to Children and Parents in Private Law Children Cases
BASW England and BASW Cymru join together to respond to the report in an open letter
Social Workers Union comments on recent strike action in Tower Hamlets
Lien Watts, Assistant General Secretary of the Social Workers Union comments
BASW Vodcast with recently re-elected BASW Chair, Gerry Nosowska
BASW CEO Ruth Allen is joined by Gerry to talk about the priorities for the coming years
Research launched to investigate how to improve support for older people with learning disabilities and carers
New project ‘Supporting family and professional carers to provide appropriate care and support for older learning-disabled people with behaviours that challenge’ is funded by NIHR
Interested in research? BASW is calling for member involvement in analysis of social work during Covid survey
BASW is asking for members to volunteer to be part of the team that oversees the analysis of the survey.
Concerns raised on government consultation - Changes to the adoption and children regulations: coronavirus (COVID-19)
BASW England comments on open government consultation on whether emergency COVID-linked powers introduced under Statutory Instrument 445 should lapse or be continued after September.
SWU Blog: Almost 900,000 public sector workers to get pay rise, but not social workers
Blog by John McGowan, General Secretary of the Social Workers Union (SWU)
Liberty Protection Safeguards (LPS) Implementation Delay
Statement from the British Association of Social Workers