Adults

News, practice information and opinion on older people, disability and adult social care
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Adults, Children

Children’s social workers to receive standards on autism practice

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Woman receiving Covid-19 vaccine from nurse

Adults, Social work leaders, Workforce

Care homes face losing 40,000 staff from compulsory vaccinations policy

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Adults, Children

Government drops proposed overhaul of Mental Health Act-MCA interface due to ‘very limited support’

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Adults, Coronavirus, Workforce

Care Act relaxations removed from statute books four months after decision to do so

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A doctor giving a woman a Covid vaccination

Adults, Coronavirus, Workforce

‘Very significant risks’ from self-isolation exemption for double-jabbed social care staff, says ADASS

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Adults, Social work leaders

7,000 waiting more than six months for social care assessments

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Adults, Social work leaders

What the Health and Care Bill means for social workers

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Adults, Children

Boost social worker numbers to address ‘disappearance’ of drugs teams, ministers urged

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Budget cut

Adults, Children, Social work leaders

Council faces substantial cuts after declaring unsustainable budget

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'Discrimination' in dictionary

Adults, Social work leaders

How councils are failing to amend social care charging systems deemed unlawful by High Court

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Adults, Children, Social work leaders

Most social workers ‘lack confidence’ in working with children at risk of radicalisation, finds DfE report

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Adults, Coronavirus, Social work leaders

Covid adult social care funding given last-minute boost

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Adults, Social work leaders

Disabled man left in unsuitable accommodation for 27 months, finds ombudsman

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Adults, Social work leaders

Bringing evidence to the front line of adult social care

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Woman receiving Covid-19 vaccine from nurse

Adults, Coronavirus, Workforce

Social workers going into care homes must be vaccinated against Covid, government decides

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Alex Ruck Keene speaking at Community Care Live 2019

Adults, Children, Workforce

Community Care Live is back – and in person

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