A round-up from the International Federation of Social Workers (IFSW) global delegates meeting and conference
BASW CEO Ruth Allen provides a summary of the delegate meeting and conference
Gender equity and intersectionality - BASW England blog
When I first read that women face a wait of around 257 years to achieve equal pay, I was saddened, but not surprised...a blog from Rebekah Pierre, BASW England PO
BASW stands in solidarity with the Jewish community
BASW stands in solidarity with the Jewish community and allies in condemning antisemitic tweets and the inaction of Twitter in removing wholly unacceptable anti-Jewish hatred and racist content.
BASW England supports LGA in a call for adult social care reform
The Local Government Association has launched a campaign which sets out seven principles of reform for adult social care.
Assessing Risk of Harm to Children and Parents in Private Law Children Cases
BASW England and BASW Cymru join together to respond to the report in an open letter
Social Workers Union comments on recent strike action in Tower Hamlets
Lien Watts, Assistant General Secretary of the Social Workers Union comments
BASW Vodcast with recently re-elected BASW Chair, Gerry Nosowska
BASW CEO Ruth Allen is joined by Gerry to talk about the priorities for the coming years
Research launched to investigate how to improve support for older people with learning disabilities and carers
New project ‘Supporting family and professional carers to provide appropriate care and support for older learning-disabled people with behaviours that challenge’ is funded by NIHR
Interested in research? BASW is calling for member involvement in analysis of social work during Covid survey
BASW is asking for members to volunteer to be part of the team that oversees the analysis of the survey.
Concerns raised on government consultation - Changes to the adoption and children regulations: coronavirus (COVID-19)
BASW England comments on open government consultation on whether emergency COVID-linked powers introduced under Statutory Instrument 445 should lapse or be continued after September.