Recognising loss: 8pm on Monday 8th February
On Monday the 8th at 8pm, we will hold a two minute silence to acknowledge the struggle, grief and loss within our social work family and our society and across the globe. Please join us.
Vaccines and Testing in Wales: The Reality
BASW Cymru is currently running a very short survey on Vaccines and Testing in Wales: The Reality We need your help with this. The survey will take approximately 1 minute and is only 7 questions long...
Valuing Social Care, Valuing People Hustings - call for questions
Wednesday, 3rd of March 6pm-7.30pm, Online: Valuing Social Care, Valuing People Join us for the Valuing Social Care, Valuing People Hustings ahead of the Senedd election in May. We will be joined by...
BASW England supports Joint Committee on Human Rights on care home visits
The Committee found that relatives remain an essential part of care for so many older and disabled people in care homes - as it helps them to keep their memories alive, in touch with the outside...
Domestic Abuse Bill: BASW backs community-based services amendment
BASW England and BASW Cymru have backed an amendment to the Bill that would mean public authorities would have a statutory duty to commission support in the community for all victims of domestic...
SWU responds to ONS figures on social worker Covid-19 deaths
The recent ONS figures highlight how much risk social workers are facing during the pandemic.
BASW musicians needed for World Social Work Month jam!
Whether you’re a dab hand on the drums, a violin virtuoso, or you’re savvy on the spoons, there is a space for you to participate in our upcoming jam session, as part of World Social Work Month.
BASW takes part in UK’s first ever Race Equality Week
Join us and thousands of others by participating in Race Equality Week and taking meaningful action towards tackling the barriers to race equality.
BASW Vlog: Ruth Allen CEO is joined by Denise Turner to talk 'Social Work and Covid-19'
In this short vlog, CEO Ruth Allen talks to Dr Denise Turner, Editor of Social Work and Covid-19: Lessons for education and practice (2021) from Critical Publishing about how the book came about, its...