‘Social work is losing influence when we need it the most’
About Mithran SamuelMithran Samuel is adults' editor at Community Care.
The Adult Care blog looks behind the policies, practices and personalities involved in the care of older and disabled people for any hidden truths, helpful tips or humour.
It is written by Community Care’s adults’ services beat editor Mithran Samuel.
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