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Adults

£150 million more pumped into adult social care but funding gap remains

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Adults

The key to recovery is promoting clients’ independence

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Workforce

Social work practice improving at ‘inadequate’ children’s trust, Ofsted says

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Children

‘Being in care can be a label that carries quite a stigma, which was what we wanted to change’

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Adults

Lack of supervision enabled support worker to steal from woman with dementia

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Children

Social media can make transition to adulthood easier for children in care, finds study

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Adults

Council to revise charging policy for adults receiving social care

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Adults

Writing a best interests assessment report: key tips

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Adults, Children

Council warns it won’t be able to fund prevention services for children and adults by 2022

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time

Adults

Myth busting: the importance of receiving a timely diagnosis of dementia

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Social workers: We want your views on working in the profession as you get older

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Children

Feeling ‘social worked’: how can we better incorporate service user voices into children’s services?

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money

Workforce

Council to invest £1.2 million to cover overspend on children’s social workers after ‘15% rise in work’

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Children, Workforce

How to comply with court rulings on section 20

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Adults

Chief social worker issues guidance on adult safeguarding responses to pressure ulcers

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Children, Workforce

Senior leadership: humility, transparency and knowing when to step back

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