Government Minister responds to BASW CEO letter on Universal Credit uplift
Last month BASW added its voice to the call to retain the £20 weekly Universal Credit uplift
BASW England policy statement on the Independent review of children’s social care
This policy statement comes after consideration by relevant BASW England member-led groups and the National Standing Committee
Blog: 'Why testing is just as important as vaccines in social work'
What has happened to standardised Covid-19 Testing for social workers in England? BASW's Liz Howard asks the question and urges social workers to do the same...
Write to your MP: Put child poverty at the heart of the upcoming Budget
BASW backs the End Child Poverty campaign and encourages members to write to their local MP.
This Week in Westminster – 12th February 2021
Parliament went into recess yesterday so MPs will have travelled back to their constituencies to spend a week…continuing to do everything virtually!
SASW Team Weekly Roundup
Find out what the team in Scotland have been doing on behalf of members this week
A Vision For Social Work: Adults and A Vision for Social Work: Children and Families.
View the vision documents which explore what the 'new normal' will look like for social work...
Blog: 'Putting care experienced people at the heart of the Independent Review of Children’s Social Care'
In this blog, I wish to focus not on the appointment process, or the chair himself - rather, on the hundreds of thousands of care experienced people this review will impact, many of whom will remain...
#TestAccessRights: Family carer unable to see son due to blanket care home restrictions
BASW continues to campaign for safe access to care homes for social workers and families.