Statutory Practitioner Guidance for local authorities and their partners to stop children going missing and to protect those who do.
Author: OSS Network
Sight and hearing loss is something which affects so many people we work with on a daily basis. Action on hearing loss report 1 in 6 people have hearing loss which is a staggering 11 million people in the UK.
PACE are running an Advanced Child Exploitation Training Course for all Social Workers and Care Professionals. Events in Birmingham and London starting in November 2019. Book Now.
. Anyone of any age can experience social isolation and loneliness, but older adults are at an increased risk, with almost half (49%) of adults aged seventy-five and above currently living alone.
Log my Care, the care software provider, today announces the launch of its new Care Plan and Assessments tool, designed to revolutionise how care plans are created and managed.
This good practice guidance draws from a range of sources including international research evidence, the experiences of people who use(d) substances who are at the end of their lives, and the family members, friends and carers of those people.
The speed of burnout in social work is currently estimated at around 8 years, with more and more social workers having to take long term sick leave or changing professions as a direct result of the pressures of the job.
as experienced social workers and practice educators, we’ve been asked by a number of student social workers to compile a list of recommended social work books.
If you work in the world of child protection, at some point in your career you are going to come into contact with the court system. It is an inevitability. In this blog, we will give you my top 5 tips and tricks you can use the next time you’re faced with court work and court attendance.
Good communication is central to working with children, young people, their families and carers. It involves listening, questioning, understanding and responding to what is being communicated by children, young people and those caring for them.