About Ruth Hardy

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Choose Social Work, Workforce

‘You have lifted my spirits after a very difficult day’: how Choose Social Work has supported the sector

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Choose Social Work

Incompetent or child-snatchers: how media coverage of social work impacts the profession

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Adults, Children, Workforce

Would you like to speak at Community Care Live 2024?

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Choose Social Work, Social work leaders

‘Stick with social work’: senior leaders share their best advice

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Community Care Live delegates

Adults, Children, Workforce

Secure your legal learning at Community Care Live

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Choose Social Work, Workforce

Jenny Molloy: ‘Social workers have been so important in my life’

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Choose Social Work, Workforce

Choose Social Work: join our campaign to champion your profession

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The winners of the BASW Social Work Journalism Awards 2023

Workforce

Community Care among winners at BASW social work journalism awards

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Social work leaders, Workforce

Three-quarters of councils allow flexible working for all children’s social workers

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Careers Zone, Coronavirus, Inform Adults, Inform Children

Social work podcasts to support you through and beyond Covid-19

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Social work leaders, Workforce

Retention bonuses paid by half of children’s services departments, research finds

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Social work leaders, Workforce

Safe, supported and happy to go to work: how local authorities can retain their social workers

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Inform Children

Podcast: Neglect, poverty and affluence

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Inform Children

Podcast: Looked-after children and self-harm

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Inform Adults

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

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Inform Children

Podcast: Fabricated or induced illness: what it is and what the signs are

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