Annual Conference and Exhibition 2016  

15-16 June 2016 | Crieff Hydro 

Book your place at the Social Work Scotland Annual Conference & Exhibition 2016 now! 

REMEMBER: Full Members receive a 10% discount if place is booked before the 31st March.

Draft Programme is now available. Click here for more information. 

To book place contact Linda Bruce at 

Shaping our Future: Making a Difference

26 February 2016 | University of Dundee 

'Shaping our Future: Making a Difference' is a conference for final year social work students and newly qualified social workers. What’s it like for a social work student leaving university and making the transition into the world of work as a Newly Qualified Social Worker? This event provides an opportunity to network and engage in discussion about this important transition. Hosted by the University of Dundee, in partnership with the Higher Education Heads of Social Work Group, Institute for Research and Innovation in Social Services, Scottish Social Services Council, the Scottish Association of Social Workers, Social Work Scotland, and the Scottish Government.

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Best of Scotland celebrated at Society Awards

Social Work Scotland had the pleasure in sponsoring and presenting the Health and Social Care Integration Award at the Herald Society awards earlier in the month.

West Dunbartonshire Health and Social Care Partnership won the award for their new work in improving palliative care for older people in care homes and reducing the numbers admitted to hospital in their last days. 

Vice President Elaine Torrance presented the award to the winners.

A comprehensive list of all the winners from the 2015 awards can be viewed here









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