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Children, Social work leaders, Workforce

Four in ten councils lack confidence they will have enough social workers to meet needs

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Children, Social work leaders, Workforce

Employers should proactively help ASYE social workers manage workloads, says annual report

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Children, Social work leaders, Workforce

Most Frontline participants leave host councils within three years, study finds

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Yvette Stanley

Children, Social work leaders

Two companies account for one-third of independent fostering placements, Ofsted figures show

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Children, Coronavirus, Social work leaders

Covid-19 has forged ‘unprecedented’ multi-agency focus on problem solving in children’s safeguarding, study finds

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Children, Coronavirus, Social work leaders

Government must seize moment to address children’s inequalities exposed by Covid-19, ADCS warns

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Children, Social work leaders

Child protection lagging amid improving children’s services performance, says Ofsted

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Children, Coronavirus, Social work leaders

County’s children’s services trust ‘must launch by April 2021’

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Dave Hill

Children, Social work leaders

‘A passion for doing his best for vulnerable children’: tributes paid to Dave Hill following death

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Adults, Coronavirus, Social work leaders

4% of adult directors fully confident they will meet legal duties this year

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Adults, Social work leaders

Council pays out £60,000 to woman caused ‘avoidable distress’ from failure to meet needs for five years

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James Bullion - president of ADASS, 2020-21

Adults, Coronavirus, Social work leaders

Covid-19 driving mounting demand and unmet need across adult social care, say directors

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Children, Social work leaders

Port-of-entry councils welcome cash boost for unaccompanied children and care leavers but call for more

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Adults, Coronavirus, Social work leaders

Care providers may face bill of up £6.6bn in Covid-19 costs by September, research finds

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Adults, Coronavirus, Social work leaders

ADASS president: social care can’t go back to austerity post-Covid crisis

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Coronavirus, Social work leaders, Workforce

Government asks employers to report Covid-19 deaths among social care staff

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