Adults

Adults

Majority of people unprepared for adult social care costs, LGA finds

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Adults

Number of older people receiving long-term care decreases for a third year

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Adults

Peers assured DoLS replacement system will not reduce access to advocacy

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Adults

Council provided ‘insufficient and unclear’ information about accommodation, ombudsman finds

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Adults

Rob Greig: ‘We are going backwards on learning disability – there needs to be a fresh narrative’

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Adults

Local authority ‘postponed’ taking responsibility of service user’s care, ombudsman finds

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Adults, Workforce

Talking Alexa: how assistive technology can help adult social care services

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Adults

Co-production with individuals: key advice for social workers

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Adults

Government to amend deprivation of liberty scheme to cover 16- and 17-year-olds

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Adults

Government urged to switch focus away from delayed discharges after ‘unintended consequences’

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Adults

BASW helps to launch multi-professional initiative to protect care worker’s mental health

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Adults, Children

Social work with transgender people: what good practice looks like

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Social Worker of the Year Awards 2018 finalists announced

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Adults

Council ‘failed to do enough’ to inform service user of care contributions, ombudsman finds

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Adults, Mental Health, Workforce

‘I didn’t even know what mental health social work was – a profession, a career’?

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Adults, Children

Government announces extra £240 million for social care packages this winter

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