Carys Phillips appointed as Social Workers Union Chair for two year period
John McGowan, General Secretary of the Social Workers Union (SWU), provides an update.
BAME Helpline Wales is now open!
Phone 0300 222 5720 or text 07537 432416 - Mon-Fri 10:30am - 2:30pm.
No Health Without Mental Health
The COVID 19 ban on visiting loved ones in hospitals and care homes is harmful to health, especially mental health
A letter to a former service user on World Homeless Day
It’s been 15 years since we first met. I remember how worried your midwife was when she referred you. You were pregnant, street homeless and dependent on drugs.
National Care Service: Your Views
Share your views in our survey on the future of adult social care in Scotland.
Research funding opportunities for individuals
The National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) is a major funder of health research and researchers in England.
Challenge Poverty: reflections from my practice
Lindsey Young, Mental Health Officer and SASW Committee Member, reflects on her past social work practice and what she has learned when supporting people living in poverty.
We must start to learn the lessons now: As if Expendable – Amnesty International report into the fate of care homes in Covid 19.
Ruth Allen CEO BASW reflects on the urgent and painful failures which the report sets out.
BASW’s voices for Black History Month…and beyond
BASW member Pauline Sergeant on the conflicting thoughts she has over Black History Month