BASW submits consultation response to DHSC as part of proposed Mental Health Act reforms
BASW also submitted an accompanying letter to the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, highlighting issues that we feel are fundamental to improving the operation of the MHA, but which BASW...
BASW CEO Blog - 'The voice and influence of social work in Europe'
Ruth Allen CEO highlights the purpose and role of the Council of Europe - and its huge importance to social work in these uncertain times.
BASW responds to Government’s ‘New Plan for Immigration’
Any plan that does not centre the rights and dignity of people of all ages is not an immigration and asylum system that we could support.
SWU Blog: Mental Health Awareness Week 2021
The Social Workers Union fully supports Mental Health Awareness Week which runs from Monday 10 May to Sunday 16 May 2021. This week is an opportunity for people to talk about all aspects of mental...