BASW’s voices for Black History Month…and beyond
Black Lives Matter: No more silence! A poem by Maureen Mguni for Black History Month, looking back over a turbulent year
October Question of the Month
Share your views on issues that affect you in our new Question of the Month"...
SASW Team Weekly Roundup
Find out what the team in Scotland have been doing on behalf of members this week in the first of our new weekly roundups.
BASW CEO Ruth Allen responds to results of BASW member survey
Ruth Allen discusses the results of the recent BASW member survey - including where members think BASW is doing well, areas for improvement, and a series of actions and commitments from BASW in...
BASW in Westminster: Autumn Recess
Kerri Prince, Public and Political Affairs Lead for BASW UK, provides an update from Westminster.
All-Ireland social work study explores professional identity
Central to the Shaping Social Workers’ Identity all-Ireland study is exploring whether the diversity of social work practice affects the professional identity of social work practitioners.
BASW England's response to Minister for Equalities report into the disparate impact of COVID-19 on Black and Ethnic Minority communities
The government needs to work more collaboratively, compassionately and transparently with Black and Ethnic Minority communities in order to recognise broken trust and structural inequalities
BASW Cymru urge Wales First Minister to change the guidance on shopping for essential items
Families and foster carers must be able to buy clothes for looked after children who are placed in an emergency
BASW England Director writes to Children’s Minister over free school meals
Maris Stratulis has written to the Children’s Minister to urge the government to change its position on free school meals during the school holidays.
Blog: SWU General Secretary John McGowan on how social workers can harness different resources to thrive in the workplace and introduces the BEYOND framework
The ‘Social Worker Wellbeing and Working Conditions: Good Practice Toolkit’ is continued evidence of the commitment of BASW & SWU to create positive working conditions for Social Workers, but we...