More than 100,000 lives lost to Covid
This week we have reached the heart-breaking milestone in the pandemic with 104,000 lives lost -and 63 social workers have lost their lives to Covid so far.
Holocaust Memorial Day - 27th January 2021: ‘Be the light in darkness’
Dikh He Na Bister/We Will Remember
BASW NI Mentoring Service: the importance of peer support
What matters to me most after 40 years in Social Work is the importance of looking after ourselves and each other better than ever. The challenge is greater now than at any time in my working life. I...
Ethical issues and responses for social workers when services are not able to cope with demand
BASW has issued updated guidance for Social Workers during Covid-19 to reflect the current situation.
This Week in Westminster - Friday 22 January
Kerri Prince, Public and Political Affairs Lead for BASW UK, provides members with an update from Westminster
Blog: ‘Thinking and talking about BASW’s heritage prompted me to reflect on my own heritage and life in social work’
Nick Lovell, member of the BASW UK Heritage Steering Group and BASW Cymru, provides a personal reflection on how social work has been a fundamental part of his life and own heritage.
BASW Vlog: CEO Ruth Allen with BASW Vice Chair Lewis Roberts
BASW CEO Ruth Allen is joined by guest, BASW Vice Chair, Lewis Roberts
SASW Team Weekly Roundup
Find out what the team in Scotland have been doing on behalf of members this week.
Launch of the ‘Gypsy, Roma, Traveller, Showman and Boater (GRTSB) into Higher Education Pledge
We call out to all social work students to get behind the Pledge, ask your institutions to sign up and live the values of anti-racist and anti-oppressive social work practice.