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Coronavirus, Workforce

Covid-19: AMHPs’ protective equipment needs not sufficiently considered, warn sector leaders

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Adults, Children

‘Exploitation does not stop at 18’: chief social workers highlight gap in support for young adult victims

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Couple and domestic abuse with their son

Children, Coronavirus

Covid-19: increased isolation ‘risks worsening level and severity of domestic abuse’

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Louise Pashley, overall winner at the Social Worker of the Year Awards (centre), with (from left) chair of trustees Peter Hay, awards founder Beverely Williams, awards patron and presenter Lorraine Pascale and James Rook,, chief executive of headline sponsor Sanctuary Peronnel

Children

Social worker of the year on the transformation of once embattled Rotherham

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Coronavirus

Budget: £5bn for coronavirus will help social care but government criticised for lack of sector funding

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Adults, Social work leaders, Workforce

Social workers warned to prepare for longer home care visits and ‘extra admin’ as coronavirus spreads

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Adults, Workforce

Social worker suspended for copying and pasting information between DoLS forms

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investigations

Adults

Council breached Care Act in decision to cut woman’s personal budget

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Workforce

Meet Social Work England’s ambassadors to the profession

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Adults, Social work leaders, Workforce

Post-Brexit migration plans ‘would spell disaster’ for social care, warn sector heads

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Adults

Human rights watchdog issues legal challenge to Hancock on failed learning disability target

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Adults, Children

Two in five practitioners now logged on to Social Work England accounts for posting CPD

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Adults, Social work leaders, Workforce

AMHP workforce shrank by 4% last year, finds survey

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Children, Social work leaders

Council made ‘serious and unsubstantiated allegations’ against vulnerable mother and support agency

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Adults, Workforce

Post-Brexit migration plans would deepen social care pressures, say government advisers

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investigations

Adults

‘Financially motivated’ council breached Care Act by cutting autistic man’s personal budget

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