Government consultation on whether to continue relaxing children's social care a 'shambles'
Campaigners against controversial measures introduced during lockdown say they lack confidence in Department of Education consultation on extending them beyond end of September
World Suicide Prevention Day: a social worker's poem
With male suicide at a two-decade high and accounting for three-quarters of all those taking their life in England and Wales, social work student Ashleigh Gonera wrote the following poem to highlight...
The delusion of meritocracy
PSW reviews Radio 4's Start of the Week on Meritocracy and inequality...
Value of community social work highlighted as UN warns of 'development emergency'
High-level meeting could lead to closer links between social work and UN development agenda
Despite social distancing, we must not lose focus on co-production
Covid-19 inevitably caused a shift away from working with people co-productively. But as restrictions are eased we must renew our commitment to this way of working, says social worker Stephen...
Why organisational culture within social work is so important
As a social work student Lethu Nakupi experienced contrasting environments on her placements and describes the difference it makes both to practitioners and service users
Social Work Week to celebrate profession planned
England's social work regulator announces new event for 2021...
Putting the social into social work - students take part in virtual disco
After a year like no other, social work students from across the country got together online for a virtual end-of-term disco