Mental health and older people in a time of pandemic
From social isolation to restrictions in care homes, Covid is having a major impact
Government criticised for lack of social work representation on SAGE
Emergency advisory group missing our knowledge and understanding of communities and human behaviour, says profession
'This is how it feels like to me be mentally unwell'
Social worker Sally Redman* gives a powerfully honest account, describing her journey to recovery and what employers can do to help ...
How do you solve a problem like social care?
With a pandemic winter approaching the crisis in social care will no doubt become a hot topic again. Will social work’s role be recognised in the government’s long-awaited proposals to reform social...
Word power - two social workers put it in verse on National Poetry Day and for the start of Black History Month
Coronavirus recovery package needed for children to prevent "inter-generational crisis"
Keep children centres open, uphold rights, continue social worker visits and maintain respite services, urges England's chlidren's commissioner...
Home Secretary accused of 'hate speech' against Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities
Community demands apology from Priti Patel for "unacceptable and discriminatory" comments...
Hair and skin are important to a black child’s identity – but many social workers don’t understand this
Social work lecturer Zoe Thomas shares findings from her research