Asylum and Age Determination: Proposed Government Changes
The Home Secretary has today announced proposals for profound changes to the law and guidance in relation to asylum law and age determination
Appeal dismissed on rates of pay for night time care
The Supreme Court has unanimously dismissed the appeal brought by trade union UNISON in respect of rates of pay for night time care.
Talk to SWU: workplace issues webinar on 31 March 2021
All UK social workers are invited to attend this free online Talk to SWU session, regardless of membership. The webinar is set up so that questions can be asked anonymously.
SASW writes to Universities and Social Work Employers on Anti-Racist Social Work Practice
Ahead of the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination, SASW have written to Universities and Social Work Employers on the issue of anti-racist social work practice
Maris Stratulis reflects on BASW England-led week of World Social Work Month 2021
BASW England’s Maris Stratulis reflects on week 3 of World Social Work Month and pays tribute to social workers across England, the UK and the world – before looking ahead to next week of #WSWmonth...
BASW England response to revised Covid-19 testing guidance for Professional Visitors and care home providers in England
The guidance will take effect from 22 March 2021.
SWU Blog: UN Anti-Racism Day 2021
20 March 2021 is UN Anti-Racism Day, organised by Stand Up To Racism and the TUC. The Social Workers Union (SWU) supports this international day of action to unite against racism, antisemitism, anti-...