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Your questions answered on care and support planning

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Children

Munby backs ‘innovative’ approach to settling care cases

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Adults

Hoarding and self-neglect – what social workers need to know

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Adults

Council fee proposals ‘risk care home closures’

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Adults

Why the absence of advocacy could double workloads

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Children

Jenny Molloy: recovery from childhood trauma is a lifetime journey

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What could this latest adoption judgment mean for social workers?

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Children, Workforce

Man’s ‘aggressive’ emails to social worker play part in care order decision

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Workforce

‘I didn’t become a social worker to feed reports into computers’

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Carrwood House in Sheffield was rated 'inadequate' in four out of the five inspection criteria.

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Adults

‘Inadequate’ care home failed to refer abuse allegations to council

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Adults

Secret report reveals council ‘deception’ on personal budgets

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Workforce

‘Scrapping social work bursaries could damage profession’s diversity’

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Workforce

Council fined after confidential care files found in disused building

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Adults

‘Review of council’s Care Act compliance has serious flaws’

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Children

Social worker who authorised payment to drug dealer sanctioned

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Children

‘How do I cope in social work? Blasting out Prince in the car helps’

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