The BASW England Adult Social Care Group are currently working on a number of areas impacting upon social work and social workers supporting adults. This has included lobbying around and supporting the implementation of the Mental Capacity Amendment Act 2019. The group continue to develop a response to the long awaiting adult social care green paper which has included developing ideas around the future of adult social care. The group have collaboratively developed a number of good practice guides, capability statements and continuing professional development pathways for social work with adults and webinars.

Email liz.howard@basw.co.uk for more information about how to get involved.