Christmas as a Children & Families Social Worker
Our Professional Officer, Karin Heber, shares what its like working as a child and family social worker over the festive period.
Covid-19 vaccination programme: a statement from BASW
There are ongoing discussions about who should be prioritised for vaccination. This is a fast-moving situation and BASW is an active player in these discussions.
BASW Chair discusses impact of Covid-19 on children and families at the Westminster Education Forum
Gerry Nosowska joined a panel of experts to speak at the Westminster Education Forum last week.
#TestAccessRights campaign: BASW Cymru responds to written statement on Covid-19 testing for health and care workers
Health and care professionals in Wales - including social workers - will have access to lateral flow tests (LFTs)
Social Workers Union (SWU) to support NCB and #GiveUsAChancellor campaign
Children, young people and parents who participated in the #GiveUsAChancellor campaign will be presenting to APPG for Children next week.
SASW Team Weekly Roundup
Find out what the team in Scotland have been doing on behalf of members this week.
Social Workers call for alternative approach to use of physical restraint in schools
BASW NI has briefed the Northern Ireland Assembly Education Committee calling for up-to-date guidance aimed at minimising the use of restraint and preventing the use of seclusion for children with...
BASW in Westminster: What’s going on with Brexit?
Boris Johnson is today heading over to Brussels for a meeting with Ursula von der Leyen, President of the European Commission, to see if a deal can be done as we head towards a no-deal Brexit.
BASW England response to ‘Feeling Heard’ report
Cross-party pledges must be made to prioritise investment in children’s social care, social work recruitment, and preventative mental health services