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Children

‘The government’s family courts review will achieve nothing’

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Adults

What skills do social workers need for strengths-based practice?

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Adults

Reaction to Panorama programme into abuse at learning disability hospital

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Children

‘Traditional ways of working’ left agencies unable to safeguard looked-after child involved in gang

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Children, Workforce

New Cafcass chief executive announced

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Children

£15 million for project to reduce numbers of children in care

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Adults

Hancock vows to tackle segregation of children and learning disabled adults failed by ‘broken’ system

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Children

Government to review whether family courts are protecting children

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Adults, Social work leaders

Is the personalisation of social care stalling – and why are more working-age people in care homes?

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Adults

What Dorset’s local government reorganisation means for the county’s social care services

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Workforce

Judge rules social worker wrongfully dismissed was ‘exercising her professional judgement’

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Children

Children's commissioner's report highlights secure accommodation crisis

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Careers Zone

Tips on preparing for a social work job interview

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Careers Zone

How you can use reflection and reflexivity when searching for social work jobs

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Adults

DoLS replacement bill becomes law ahead of expected implementation in 2020

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Need to brush up on social care law? Sign up now for essential learning at Community Care Live

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