Independent visitors: part of the solution to the 'cliff-edge' of care
Trained volunteers matched to a care-experienced child can be a positive role-model but are currently under-used says Shelia Lupton
Chief social workers should have limited term and be appointed in collaboration with profession
BASW’s AGM motion expresses concern of role being used to 'advocate for government policy' ...
Plans for UK’s first National Care Service outlined in Scottish bill
Health secretary hails ‘most ambitious reform of public services since the creation of the NHS’
'England's children's reviews address modest organisational issues, not massive capacity problems'
Child protection specialist Dr Bernard Gallagher offers a long view on England’s Independent Review into Children’s Social Care and the National Review into the Murders of Arthur Labinjo-Hughes and...
Changes on the horizon for social work practice education
England’s Independent review of Children’s Social Care emphasises the importance of the role of practice educators. Jenni Burton considers the implications
'If I had more help I would still have my children at home'
Delegates hear plight of parents with learning disabilities
Police Act reinforces racism against Gypsy, Roma and Travellers - warning
It's eradicating our culture and way of life, conference delegates told...