Care Review: BASW speaks to media
BASW proactively engaged a range of media outlets, to ensure our profession is represented in national discussions about the future of children’s social care in England.
SWU to attend the Parliamentary Policy Roundtable on Equal Protection of Children Against Assault
On 21st June 2022 the Working Group on Equal Protection of Children Against Assault will share their views in Parliament and discuss banning corporal punishment of children in England.
BASW initial response to the Independent Review of Children’s Social Care
A full analytical look at the Review, its recommendations, and how it impacts all areas of social work will be forthcoming soon.
National Mental Health and Wellbeing plan: Learn more & help us shape BASW England's response
We're holding a special online workshop and launching a survey for members...
BASW England responds to death of Hakeem Hussain
BASW England wishes to express our heartfelt condolences to the family, friends and those affected by the tragic death of Hakeem Hussain.
Hospital discharge High Court ruling — BASW England statement
Discharging people from hospitals to care home settings at the start of the Covid-19 pandemic ruled unlawful by High Court
Local Elections 2022: BASW England manifesto for social work
BASW England is calling on representatives from all parties to pledge their support for social workers and the children, adults and families who use their services
Consultation on proposed changes to the MCA Code of Practice, including guidance on the new Liberty Protection Safeguards: DHSC policy workshops for social workers
This opportunity is open to any practising BIA’s or Supervisory Body representatives that are BASW members in England or Wales and would be able and willing to attend on any of the following dates:...
BASW England survey: Section 117 aftercare
BASW England would like to gain a better understanding of members' knowledge and experience of S117 aftercare...