What is the NAAS? Why is it problematic in both implementation and intention? Two pieces by SWAN members that you must read.
SWWB have serious concerns with the Home Office guidance issued around the Best Interest Determination process.
Swan Ireland always manage to produce an excellent read, here’s your copy!
£700 million of government money once again diverts into the pockets of the private sector.
Read here a brief statement from Social Work Without Borders, who have been tirelessly trying to protect the most vulnerable residents of the Jungle.
David Scott, of the Manchester No Prison campaign group, offers this insightful critique into prison reform plans.
Whether you are a service user, social worker or a student, familiarise yourself with this resource.
SWAN asked our comrades in New Zealand to tell us about the realities of social work down there. The following piece is fascinating, especially as the UK moves towards new social work regulation, increased privatisation of emergency services including children and families social work, and a rise in racism. Thank you so much to our NZ colleagues for this enlightening and thought-provoking piece.