National Children and Adult Services Conference 2014

Children, Social care leaders

DfE to more than treble funding for innovative children’s social work

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Adults, Workforce, Social care leaders

Two-thirds of adult services inspected under new CQC regime are ‘good’

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Children, Social care leaders

Charity shares early findings for helping transitions for young people with complex needs

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Lyn Romeo

Adults, Social care leaders

Adults chief Lyn Romeo orders evidence review in bid to ‘revitalise’ adult social work practice

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Adults, Social care leaders

Councils and NHS budget shift brings Better Care Fund to £5.3bn

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Children, Social care leaders

Alternative care approach saved council more than £800,000 by keeping families together

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Workforce, Social care leaders

Government to create practice leaders to oversee social work in councils

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Workforce, Social care leaders

Council to offer agency social workers full access to training

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Adults, Social care leaders

Adult services directors want more evidence on the benefits of telecare

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Adults, Social care leaders

How telecare is cutting hospital admissions and impressing social workers

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Social workers in an office

Adults, Social care leaders, Workforce

Social workers and GPs should be ‘in the driving seat’ on health and social care integration

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Alan Wood

Children, Workforce, Social care leaders

ADCS president blasts Ofsted inspections for their ‘corrosive’ effect

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Supervision meeting

Adults, Social care leaders

Councils ‘must not underestimate’ impact of Care Act advocacy duties

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Children, Social care leaders

Building the ‘future model of children’s social services’

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Adult and child play

Children, Social care leaders

How one charity plans to reduce child maltreatment by 70% by 2030

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