The Social Work Action Network Ireland will be out in force outside Leinster House, Dublin, on

...

Sandwell Council's Cabinet was met by a noisy lobby of forty people calling on councillors to keep

...

After the success of the SWAN North-east regional conference in November last year, the 2014 SWAN

...

Below is an appeal from our colleagues and comrades in the Turkish Association of Social Workers (TASW)

...
  • 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.

Read More