Swan was recently contacted by NELMA - a voluntary group based in London, supporting migrants.

Practitioner Perspective On The Idea Of A New Regulator For The Social Work Profession

Imran A. Mohammed States: “Here We Go Again”!

Peter Beresford writes about having the voice of the service user and public heard, in debates about the future privatisation of social work education and services.

Dr Terry Murphy (Teeside University; Swan steering committee) authors the following informative and damning response to Cameron's 'landmark' reforms of Child Protection Services, announced today:

Listen through the following link to Swan's Terry Murphy (Teeside University) challenging Frontline's Josh McAllister on BBC Tees.

  • Mental Health Charter: submission on inpatient adult psychiatric care

SWAN supporters will already be familiar with the SWAN endorsed Mental Health Charter which was launched in 2014. The Charter critiques the crisis in mental health services in the context of austerity and calls for an end to the cuts while proposing radical alternatives. Recently the Mental Health Charter responded to the Royal College of Psychiatrists' Independent Commission into the state of Inpatient Adult Psychiatric Care as part of its call for evidence.

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