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Ethical questions for social workers when services are not able to cope with demand
Recent media reports, including the voice of health professionals, have underlined the possibility that some hospital services may soon be in a position where they are unable to cope with demand...
BASW Accreditation Scheme - Application timeline & fees
BASW Accreditation Scheme are currently welcoming applications. BASW Accreditation Scheme current application fees: Small Organisation £1020 Medium Organisation £1560 Large Organisation £2400 For...
All our Rights in Law Consultation Response
SASW response to the National Taskforce making recommendations to the Scottish Government for a new human rights law.
Social work during the Covid-19 pandemic: Initial Findings
1119 social workers, in a range of roles, took part. We are grateful to the participants for giving the time to complete the survey. This report sets out the key messages, background and objectives,...
JCVI Priority 2 Third and Independent Health & Social Care Staff Letter
Letter to third and independent sector staff on covid-19 vaccination.
Enabling Better Use of Evidence in Social Work Policy & Practice
This paper reflects rich discussion and insights on challenges and opportunities for improving the use of research in social work policy and practice, with positive pointers for ways of embedding...
Promoting Debate in Line with BASW Values
BASW gives platforms to a wide range of people within and outside the organisation and social work. Open exchange is part of a democratic society. Through open exchange there is the potential to...
Celebrate World Social Work Day 2021 with BASW poster
Find out what else is happening for World Social Work Day 2021
SASW Manifesto Draft 2021
Read our DRAFT Manifesto ahead of the Scottish Parliamentary Elections 2021.
SASW response to the consultation on the Revised Guidance for Child Protection in Scotland
Read SASW's response to the Consultation on the Revised Child Protection Guidance.
SASW response to Drug Deaths Taskforce consultation on drug law reform
SASW response to the Drug Deaths Taskforce consultation on drug law reform.
BASW England policy statement on the Independent review of children’s social care
The Department for Education announced its Independent Review of Children’s Social Care (the Review) in January 2021. This policy statement comes after consideration by relevant BASW England member-...
Government Minister responds to Chief Executive letter on Universal Credit - 16 Feb 21
Last month, BASW Chief Executive Dr Ruth Allen wrote to the Government, adding our voice to the call to retain the £20 weekly Universal Credit uplift. A Minister within the Department for Work and...
SWU Assignment Leaflet 2021
Download the leaflet for the annual SWU student essay competition, 2021 . #WSWD2021
BASW Articles of Association
BASW is run according to a set of rules, or constitution, that sets out what our objectives are and how the organisation works. This constitution is known as our Articles of Association. On 20th...
Letter to Health Minister calling for vacination of all frontline social workers
Orlaith McGibbon, BASW NI Chair, has written to the Minister for Health, Robin Swann, highlighting the urgent need to ensure all frontline social workers, including Independent social workers are...