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Older people in residential care in Finland experience a much looser, less regulated environment than in the UK
Defining social work: five ways to explain to multidisciplinary colleagues what social work is
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Employers must address shortage of quality social work placements that is damaging graduates' employment prospects, says think-tank co-founded by education secretary Michael Gove.
Gloucestershire council is tackling poor retention rates with targeted investment in social worker pay and development.
Social workers are too often placing people with dementia in care homes following a hospital episode contrary to the Mental Capacity Act's requirement to consider the 'least restrictive option', says Elmari Bishop.
In the wake of shocking sexual exploitation cases, what progress is being made to protect children and raise awareness of grooming? Max Daly reports promising news from Rochdale and Oxfordshire
18 Jun 2013
Is radicalisation a form of abuse? Alex Turner meets social workers and mental health professionals who are combining safeguarding with anti-terrorism work.
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Rising to the Dementia Challenge
Safeguarding Adults at Risk in the Community
Supporting managers in social work
Residents' health, safety and welfare at risk at Oakhurst Grange Nursing Home despite safeguarding action and CQC warnings, says West Sussex council.
Council to pull 52 residents out of Bupa care home over safety concerns
Social worker who lied on his private counselling website is struck off
Meet the social workers tackling extremism
Lack of ethnic diversity among Step Up to Social Work students sets off alarm bells
Five tips for managing your mental health in a pressurised social work job
Emergency mental health admissions delayed up to 3 weeks due to beds crisis, social workers warn
Specialist team aims to fill social care gap for adults with Asperger's
Council rapped for charging service users before assessing their finances
How social workers can improve assessments for adults with autism
Lamb vows to name and shame councils who fail on Winterbourne targets
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