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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...
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
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...
Independent Human Rights Act Review
The review is looking at two key areas – the relationship between domestic courts and the European Court of Human Rights, and the impact of the Human Rights Act on the relationship between the...
Accompanying documents and resources: "Making a Difference Aroundthe World" webinar
Watch the webinar: "Making a Difference around the World: BASW NI in Conversation with Frontline Social Workers from Jordan, The Philippines, New Zealand and Oman"
Accompanying documents and resources: "Poverty is a political choice" webinar
Watch the recording of the "Poverty is a Political Choice: A Social Justice Response to Addressing Economic Deprivation" webinar
Let's Talk Social Work—How to Listen
Let’s Talk Social Work is available on all major podcast platforms, but if you are new to podcasts and aren’t sure where to find the series, this pdf provides information and links to help you start...
Independent Review of Adult Social Care Slide Pack
SASW Independent Review of Adult Social Care Slide Pack
Accompanying documents and resources: "Social Work with Romani and Traveller Children" webinar
Watch the Social Work with Romani and Traveller Children Webinar
A Manifesto for Social Work
Social workers improve people’s lives by helping with social and interpersonal difficulties and promoting human rights and wellbeing. Social workers protect children and adults with support needs...
Accompanying documents and resources: "Digital Direct: Performing Social Work Online" webinar
Watch the recording for "Digital Direct: Performing Social Work Online" webinar
Chief Medical Officer Letter - Unpaid Worker Supervision
Letter from the Chief Medical Officer on Unpaid Worker Supervision
Accompanying documents and resources: "BASW England Domestic Abuse Guidance Launch" webinar
Watch the BASW England Domestic Abuse Guidance Launch webinar
Accompanying documents and resources: "Social work in a time of Covid-19: International lessons for practice" webinar
Watch the Social work in a time of Covid-19: International lessons for practice webinar
BASW NI response to the NI Executive Draft Programme for Government Outcomes Framework consultation
BASW NI has responded to the NI Executive Draft Programme for Government Outcomes Framework consultation welcoming the outcomes included in the document and calling for an additional outcome to...
Accompanying documents and resources: "Exploring the impact of witnessing trauma in UK Social Workers" webinar
Accompanying documents and resources: "Old ways through new doors': Proper social work in Covid-19" webinar
Accompanying documents and resources: "We're In This Together: Resilience and Well-being in Social Work" webinar
BASW NI MHS Consultation Response
BASW NI welcomes the vision set out in the Draft Mental Health Strategy which reflects the values and ethical principles on which the Social Work profession is based. BASW NI recognises this as an...
Accompanying documents and resources: "Talk to SWU: workplace issues" webinar
Watch the Talk to SWU: workplace issues webinar