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Adults

Professionals had ‘knowledge and opportunity’ to prevent death of young man with learning disabilities

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Workforce

A key part of being a social work student is service user feedback – why does this stop after qualifying?

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Children

Children’s services trust to move to council ownership after overspending

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Children

Working with parents of looked-after children: key tips for social workers

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Social work leaders, Workforce

Talk about what social workers do, not where they sit

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Workforce

What is social work? Championing those who have no one else to do so

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Workforce

A letter to the social worker who changed my life

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Children, Workforce

‘As a service user, what does social work mean to me? It’s a relationship’

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Children, Workforce

Council where no social workers receive one-to-one case supervision branded ‘inadequate’

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Children

Sexual abuse of boys continues to be missed: what social workers can do

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Adults

Scheme to help learning disabled people move out of hospitals ‘floundering’, warn NHS leaders

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Children

‘Inadequate’ council praised for improvements that sees average social work caseload fall to 15

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Children

Former social worker Lewell-Buck resigns as shadow children’s minister

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Children

We need to move towards a language that really cares

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Adults

Adults’ principal social workers ask to join ADASS membership

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Children, Social work leaders, Workforce

How the help of a neighbour brought a council’s children’s services back from the brink

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