About Rachel Carter

Rachel Carter is Community Care's adults social care journalist

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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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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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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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Adults

Pressures on prisons mean importance of social care gets lost

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Adults

Budget 2017: Social care gets £2bn funding boost

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Adults

The care package changes testing the limits of the Care Act

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Adults

Care planning failings left parents without support for disabled son

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