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Children

Court ruling ‘confusion’ triggers first fall in adoptions for five years

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Adults

Your questions answered on choice and top-ups under the Care Act

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Children

Social worker and service user bodies unite to oppose controversial government reform

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Workforce

Damned wasn’t a betrayal of social work – it was a TV show

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Children

Council blamed workload for failings in work with ‘abusive’ mother

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Children

Child sexual exploitation can be tackled effectively – here’s how

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Adults, Mental Health

Urgent deprivation of liberty cases ‘not signed off for seven months’

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Workforce

How stress impacts social workers – and how they’re trying to cope

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Adults

Self-neglect and someone to safeguard – Elsie’s story

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Workforce

’30 minutes of my life I’ll never get back’ – social workers review Damned

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Workforce

‘Damned’ review – Jo Brand’s social worker comedy missed the mark

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Workforce

Social work cartoon: ‘Changes’

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Workforce

How social workers fared in first HCPC audits

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Adults, Mental Health

Mental health patients ‘detained after refusing out-of-area beds’

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Children

Munby is right – the care system is facing a crisis. Here’s why…

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Workforce

London social workers ‘earning £7k more than other regions’

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