Adults

Adults, Social work leaders

Spike in ombudsman decisions against council adult social care practices ‘shows impact of rationing’

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Adults

Council and care agency ‘failed to safeguard welfare or dignity’ of man who died in squalid flat

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Adults, Workforce

I’m a social worker but I’m still human: how being a professional doesn’t shield you in times of crisis

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Adults, Social work leaders

Romeo takes year’s leave from chief social worker role to care for mother

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Adults, Workforce

Government seeks provider for fast-track scheme to train mental health social workers

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Adults, Children

Focus on socio-economic rights and avoid stigma to tackle poverty, BASW guide urges social workers

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Adults, Children

Modern slavery referral system ‘simplified’ and made digital

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Adults, Children

Javid unveils short-term social care funding boost in spending review

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Adults, Children, Social work leaders

If we don’t learn lessons there will be a fourth ‘Post-Winterbourne view’ initiative

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Adults, Children

Learning from survivors of church sexual abuse

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Adults

Spotting the signs of acquired brain injury (ABI) in adults: top tips

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Adults, Social work leaders

Provider instability poses greatest challenge to adult social care budgets, say London boroughs

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Adults, Children

Can practitioners unintentionally sabotage the desired outcomes of service users?

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Adults, Children

Do we think enough about love for children in care?

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Adults

‘If he doesn’t answer the door within ten seconds – something is wrong’

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Adults, Workforce

NHS to recruit 600 more mental health social workers over next five years

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