We are happy to advertise an event held by our friends at University of Essex Southend campus with Guy Shennan, Andrew Cooper and Vasilios Ioakimidis.
There is a major campaign taking off in Scotland in which Swan Scotland are involved - Save Our Bield, opposing the closure of 12 care homes for older people.
On 10th October SWAN London held an open event attended by over 60 people, entitled 'Social Work and The Grenfell Tower Tragedy' at London South Bank University, examining the context and aftermath of the appalling fire in Kensington on 14th June this year.
After our successful public meeting on the tragedy of Grenfell Tower comes this powerful piece of information regarding social cleansing in Haringey.
A fringe meeting organized by psychiatric survivors and radical mental health workers at Labour Party conference 2017 in Brighton brought together campaigners and delegates to discuss how mental health is undermined by neoliberal capitalism, and the need for fundamental social change to regain ‘mental wealth’.