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Adults, Workforce

Conservatives U-turn over cap on social care costs

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Children

The Three Girls drama is a reminder that staying silent is not an option

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Workforce

Conservatives pledge overhaul of social care funding

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Adults

Quarter of adult social care workforce leaving their jobs each year, report says

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Adults

NHS fining councils for delayed discharges ‘completely counterproductive’, says LGA

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Children

My leaving care team made me the social worker I am today

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Workforce

Liberal Democrats commit to fast-track social work training in manifesto

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Adults

Two weeks left to complete our survey on care package reductions

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Workforce

You can’t return to social work without first facing why you left

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Workforce

Labour pledges £8bn to solve social care ‘crisis’

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Workforce

Children’s policy ‘tipped too far’ towards removing children at point of crisis, says BASW

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Children

Fostering service ‘faces breakdown within two years’, review finds

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Adults

ADASS president warns against splitting social work into “factions”

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Children

Council that ‘thwarted’ mother’s adoption challenge acted unlawfully

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Adults, Workforce

National recruitment campaign proposed for adults’ social workers

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Children

Care through the eyes of a child: ‘Foster carers and social workers are there for every step’

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