Articles & Resources
Campaigns & Events
Upcoming Annual Conference
Who We Are
Members and Steering Committee
A Practitioner's Perspective: A Plea for Social Work to be Recognised
SWAN is clear in it's stand against the privatised education schemes Frontline and Step Up. Deliberately undermining existing social work courses, and drastically reducing the scope of education upon which practitioners can
SOLIDARITY WITH THE GREEK PEOPLE! Report on the public meeting.
SWAN Scotland hosted an open meeting 22nd July, in Glasgow, debating how to demonstrate our solidarity with Greece as it moves into even more turbulent water.
Response to the budget: Students and the future of social work attacked.
This budget by Chancellor George Osborne will continue the attack upon Social Work by undermining its future. The statistics are extremely worrying.
Response to the Budget: The voice of the social worker.
I am a frontline child protection social worker in the South East. The Tory budget which was announced today has left me feeling incredibly worried for the families on my caseload.
The University & College Union Condemns Attacks Upon Social Work, And Associates Itself With SWAN.
The executive of the University & College Union representing over 90,000 academics & educators in the UK unanimously passed the following motion at its June meeting:
Subscribe to our mailing list
Tweets about @SWANsocialwork
Website for SWAN in Greece
SWAN now has a group in Greece! For details about the group and its activities (in Greek) please go to
SWAN UK Steering Committee 2015-2016
SWAN elects our National Steering Committee each year during the AGM, usually held on the second morning of our excellent
Copyright © 2015 Leftspace