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Adults

Adult social care green paper delayed until autumn

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Adults

Council reduces woman’s needs without assessment, ombudsman finds

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Children, Workforce

‘Improving’ council freed to dissolve government-ordered partnership

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Children

Why are children treated unequally by social care services?

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Workforce

‘It’s really hard to protect an ASYE’s caseload, but if we don’t, the programme falls apart’

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Children

Monitoring visit finds uneven progress being made at children’s trust

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Children

Why we should want more parents to challenge social workers

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Adults

BASW calls for green paper to help social workers deliver equality of care

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Children

How a council with up to 80% agency social work staff created a stable workforce

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Workforce

‘I wouldn’t be where I am without it’: how social workers enjoyed the ASYE

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Workforce

‘I hate being a social worker but I’m not trained for anything else’: how social workers struggled with the ASYE

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Adults, Workforce

Additional short term-funding required to shore up ‘failing’ provider market

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Children

Children’s services ‘overwhelmed’ and permeated by ‘blame, shame and fear’, major review finds

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Workforce

49% of ASYE social workers promised a protected caseload don’t have one, survey finds

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Adults, Workforce

Why my ASYE made me quit social work after eight months

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Adults

Providing written evidence to the Court of Protection: key advice

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