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Rachel Carter is Community Care's adults social care journalist

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Adults

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

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Adults

Two weeks left to complete our survey on care package reductions

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Adults

ADASS president warns against splitting social work into “factions”

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Adults

ADASS chief vows to raise profile of Approved Mental Health Professionals

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Adults

‘Shop front’ social work service opens to the public

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Adults

Care home owners fined after lack of bed rails caused man’s death

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Adults

Social workers: take our survey on care package reductions

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Adults

Council to face legal challenge over ‘Care Act breach’ claims

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Adults

Extra social care cash won’t spell the end of frontline cuts, directors warn

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June received the award for 'Outstanding Contribution to Social Work' at the 2016 Social Worker of the Year Awards, presented by Richard Kemp (L) of Liverpool Council and James Rook (R) of Sanctuary Social Care.
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Children

June Thoburn: ‘Social workers aren’t clinicians – we are creative helpers’

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Adults

Call for tougher adult safeguarding standards after man’s murder

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Adults

Law change removes deprivation of liberty inquests duty

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Adults

Social workers ‘should challenge disempowering and ageist services’

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Adults

Councils stripping back social care to bare minimum, MPs warn

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Hammersmith and Fulham is one of three local authorities in the tri-borough arrangement.
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Workforce

Councils to scrap ‘Tri-borough’ deal for social care services

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Workforce

Social workers’ role in mental health ‘misunderstood’, survey finds

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