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Adults, Coronavirus

ADASS head attacks ‘intolerable burdens’ in accessing coronavirus infection control money

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Adults, Coronavirus

Just two councils left suspending Care Act duties as West Midlands authorities return to full compliance

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Adults, Children, Coronavirus

Most social workers say Covid-19 has negatively hit their work and the lives of those they support

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Children

Murdered teen ‘served poorly’ by lack of guidance around county lines victims found away from home area

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Adults, Coronavirus, Social work leaders

ADASS president: social care can’t go back to austerity post-Covid crisis

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Adults, Children, Coronavirus

Social work podcasts to support you through Covid-19

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Adults, Coronavirus

Three councils return to Care Act compliance leaving four authorities suspending duties

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Children

DfE to expand trials placing social workers in schools

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Children

‘A root and branch failure of social work’: judge lambasts safeguarding practice by disabled children’s team

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Adults

Online safeguarding: the risks of hard and fast rules that restrict disabled people’s digital use

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Coronavirus, Social work leaders, Workforce

Government asks employers to report Covid-19 deaths among social care staff

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Adults, Coronavirus

‘You made the right decision to detain me’ – a Mental Health Act assessment under Covid-19

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Adults, Children, Coronavirus

Why access to independent advocacy is more important than ever during the pandemic

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Children

Inadequate special guardianship assessment condemned girl to ‘Dickensian’ cruelty, review finds

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Adults, Coronavirus

Reported deaths among home care users running at almost three times average levels

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Coronavirus, Workforce

Temporary social work register needed ‘for the long haul’, says regulator’s chief

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