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Adults

Why “thank you” can be the hardest words for a social worker to hear

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Adults, Workforce

‘By not talking about what I do, do I project that I am ashamed to be a social worker?’

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Adults, Workforce

Being resilient is just as important for clients as it is for practitioners working with them

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Adults

Ministers urge providers to ensure staff are vaccinated against flu

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Adults, Workforce

‘“The good professional” finds that their values and integrity are gradually corrupted’

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Adults

Why eligibility thresholds are a poor guide to the generosity of the care system

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Children, Adults

Child protection outsourcing loophole leaves door ajar for private sector, experts warn

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John Hemming MP

Children, Adults

Social care sector’s Twitter reaction to Panorama’s ‘I want my baby back’

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Care and support minister Norman Lamb

Adults, Workforce

Sector looks on with dismay at lack of progress on transforming care post-Winterbourne

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Adults, Workforce

Should councils have specialist adult safeguarding investigation teams?

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Adults, Workforce

Lessons from history: Why any transfer of the Independent Living Fund to councils must be ring-fenced

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Adults

‘Deafblind people must be seen by specialist practitioners to avoid completely ineffective social care’

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Adults, Workforce

The ‘wicked issues’ government must deal with to prevent care funding reform chaos

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Adults, Mental Health

‘The rapport with my social worker was a vital part of my mental health care’

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Adults

‘How the Care Bill must change to put social work at heart of reformed care system’

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Adults

‘The depressing failure of some social workers to follow the Mental Capacity Act’ – a lawyer’s view

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