This London regional half day seminar (10am-2pm) looks at The Social Work Reform Board, its recent

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SWAN West Midlands and Birmingham UNISON joint meeting:

Stop the Cuts - No to privatisation: a public

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SWAN is a loose network of social work practitioners, academics, students and social welfare

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Welcome to the SWAN website.

If you wish to submit an article/ contribution for consideration from the

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A new campaign has been launched in Birmingham involving West Midlands SWAN, Disabled People

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  • 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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