Labour Party Conference: What happened, and what does it mean for social work?
Kerri Prince, BASW Public Affairs Lead, provides members with an overview of the recent Labour Party Conference - and what this might mean for social work.
"An association where every social worker belongs": Watch BASW chair's AGM speech
BASW chair outlines our organisation's commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion...
SWU to speak up for social work and social care at Conservative Party Conference
SWU is a member of the Future Social Care Coalition, which is holding an event with policymakers next week.
Our commitment to action against antisemitism and promoting the rights, inclusion and voice of Jewish social workers.
Today we are issuing an open letter of apology from BASW Council for holding the AGM on the eve of Yom Kippur this year.
BASW calls for social workers to be prioritized for fuel
BASW and SWU are calling on the Government to be clear as to whether social workers and social care staff have priority access to petrol.
BASW: A year in review
View our impact report for 2020/21 and watch a short film highlighting some of our key work over the past year.
BJSW Editor’s Choice Video Podcast: Dr Martyn Higgins and Paul Michael Garrett PhD
Dr Martyn Higgins, Associate Editor of British Journal of Social Work, in conversation with Paul Michael Garrett PhD, one of social work's leading radical educators...
This Week in Westminster - Friday 24 June 2021
Kerri Prince, Public and Political Affairs Lead for BASW UK, provides members with an update from Westminster.
‘Supporting you as you support others’: Wellbeing service for social workers going from strength to strength
Free service, designed by and for social workers, provides a trusted space to work through and think about positive solutions for professional and personal challenges with an experienced peer coach
BASW: the next 50 years - Influencing the future of social work and increasing public understanding
Recordings of AGM 2021 pre-events are now available to watch.
BASW UK call for evidence: Human rights in care settings
We are looking to hear from members about your experiences of human rights in care settings.
Scottish Parliament Update
SASW's Communications and Policy Officer, Emily Galloway, outlines what happened last week in parliament...
Social Work Support Service to be launched Wales wide as survey reveals pandemic has left social workers “exhausted and seeking professional help”
Recruiting for Volunteer Coaches now - contact firstname.lastname@example.org for details on how to apply
Are you a social worker with lived experience of mental health issues?
The Scottish Government is looking for social workers with lived experience to help inform the work of the Workforce Specialist Service as they continue to develop it
Help us honour black history month
SASW and the University of Edinburgh are looking for video contributions from black and minoritised ethnic social workers as part of an event they are holding for black history month.
Influencing and shaping the global profession
BASW update on our key priorities under the banner 'What We Stand For'...