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The Role of Hope in Social Work

“Hope is an essential experience of the human condition.” (Clark & Hoffler, 2015)   The world nowadays can be a cynical place. The introduction of the internet and the rising dominance of read more

“Hope is an essential experience of the human condition.” (Clark & Hoffler, 2015)   The world now read more

The Growing Issue of 24 Hour Care

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Recently the BBC reported that the number of over 85-year olds who needed 24 hour care was set to double by 2035. That’s 17 years. Less than 2 decades and we’ll read more

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Recently the BBC reported that the number of over 85-year olds who needed 2 read more

How smart speakers are improving quality of life.

According to The King’s Fund, the UK’s social care system is hurling at speed towards a significant crisis. In fact, figures estimate that, without a significant increase in government expenditure read more

According to The King’s Fund, the UK’s social care system is hurling at speed towards a significant crisis read more

Progress to Excellence – Apprenticeship Success Story

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_text_separator title="Tracy climbs the career ladder with the support of an apprenticeship"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] Three years ago Tracy Bass read more

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The Fight for LGBT Social Care

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Adult Social Care: Why aren’t we ‘caring’ for adults?

[fusion_text] Adult social care is a vital part of the UK community, with the term encompassing all help that is given to physically or mentally ill adults, or those with disabilities. This factors i read more

[fusion_text] Adult social care is a vital part of the UK community, with the term encompassing all help that read more

People with Dementia & Autism could be given Blue Badges under new proposals

[vc_row][vc_column][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] People with hidden disabilities such as Dementia and Autism could be given blue badge parking permits in England under new G read more

[vc_row][vc_column][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] People with hidden disabilities su read more

Fylde Coast based Learning Disability Organisations set to merge

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Ormerod Homes Trust and Fylde Community, two large Learning Disability Organisations, have announced their intention to merge. In a joint statement issued by Fylde read more

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Ormerod Homes Trust and Fylde Community, two large Learning Disability Orga read more

Employing Disabled Workers in Adult Social Care & Health – Busting The Myths

3.4 million disabled people are currently working in the UK, with millions more who want the opportunity to work and have valuable skills and experience to offer, but many still find it difficult to f read more

3.4 million disabled people are currently working in the UK, with millions more who want the opportunity to wo read more

Social Work is more than just Children’s Services

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Last week I wrote a response, or my views, in relation to the Dispatches programme “Undercover: Inside Britain’s Children’s Services”. I highlighted the ne read more

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Last week I wrote a response, or my views, in relation to the Dispatches pr read more