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Adults

Social care spending needs 3.9% hike to ease pressures

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Children

Children’s services shouldn’t ‘add to awfulness’ by unnecessarily removing children, social workers told

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Get ready to renew your social work registration at Community Care Live

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Children, Workforce

As a social worker, should I keep sharing personal stories with the families I am working with?

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Children, Workforce

Social worker training on transgender issues is ‘largely deficient’

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Children

Placement making in social work with unaccompanied asylum seeking children

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Workforce

Most local authorities to train social workers through apprenticeships

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Children

Councils failing to properly advise and support special guardians, ombudsman finds

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Adults

Social workers and service users needed to decide most vital research priorities for adults’ social work

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Children

Inspectors praise impact of awards and ‘cakes and compliments’ initiatives for social workers

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Children

The good, bad and indifferent: how an ex-resident is trying to improve residential children’s homes

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Adults

Social care sector advised to ‘exploit’ relationship with NHS

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Workforce

High retention rates among Step Up graduates despite ‘clinical levels of stress’

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Adults

Unison report calls for accelerated integration efforts in Wales

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Workforce

Frontline social work training costs ‘excellent value for money’, minister told

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Children

Inspectors rate children’s service where poor referrals were ‘overloading’ social workers ‘inadequate’

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