Dates of Trustee meetings The Trustees meet approximately every two months to consider applications for grants. The cut off time for applications is midday. The 2024 cut off dates for applications are: 4th January 2024 7th March 2024 2nd May Read more
Margaret’s blog on blogging for SWBT
After a lengthy career in child care Social Work, I naively thought that I had a fair idea about who the applicants might be for a grant from the charity – but I was completely wrong !
Stresses amongst professionals are not always talked about and not always recognised. As trustees of the Social Workers’ Benevolent Trust (SWBT) we are tasked with supporting qualified social workers and their dependents in times of hardship. We hope that you might be able to help us too.
Somethings are within our control and some aren’t – I sometimes think there are somethings that appear to be in the former group but which turn out not to be. As Social Workers, we often like to think of ourselves Read more