Missing People - Vulnerable Adults Consultation 2017
Missing People - Vulnerable adults consultation 2017
Statement from Scotland Committee on BBC Documentary
Following the BBC documentary "Fife's Child Killings: The Untold Story", the National Standing Committee for SASW releases a statement.
Leading social worker Trisha Hall calls for review of social work in Scotland
In a radio interview last weekend, Scottish Association of Social Work (SASW) manager, Trisha Hall, called for a “robust review of social work practice” in Scotland.
Calling England’s social workers – we need to hear your views on children’s services
BASW is working with the All Party Parliamentary Group for Children (APPGC) and the National Children’s Bureau (NCB) in a new inquiry exploring the causes of different threshold levels for...
SWU announce winners of the World Social Work Day assignment competition
SWU are proud to feature the winners of the recent World Social Work Day (WSWD) assignment competition. Assignments on “The beneﬁts of social workers joining a trade union” were marked by the SWU...
Ten years on from Baby P: “We need to reduce case loads and computer bureaucracy”
August 2017 marks the tenth anniversary of 17-month old Peter Connolly’s death, and to reflect on this tragedy BASW CEO Dr Ruth Allen and Scottish Association of Social Work Manager Trisha Hall...
Deadline extended for nominations for BASW Cymru Social Work Awards
Deadline for nominations for BASW Cymru Social Work Awards is now 11 August! Click here for the categories and nomination forms: https://www.basw.co.uk/awards/cymru/2017/
Call for case studies on the positive way the Act has helped people
As part of Social Care Wales work to support the implementation of the Social Services and Well-being (Wales) Act 2014, they’re looking for real-life stories about the positive ways in which it has...
BASW welcomes NHS mental health workforce plan but seeks full inclusion of social workers
BASW is calling for social workers to be included in a new mental health workforce plan published today by Health Education England.