Entrust Blog

Social workers will get say on mandatory accreditation, says Trowler

25 Jan 2016

Chief social worker for children says ‘extensive’ consultation exercise will be launched within weeks

More university graduates finding employment as social workers

22 Jan 2016

Skills for Care report also reveals those on traditional social work courses are achieving better class degrees

Social work hero: ‘Before I met her I was ready to give up social work’

19 Jan 2016

Principal social worker Lisa Harris is this week's hero for empathetic direct work and inspirational leadership combined

Law will be changed to increase adoptions, government announces

14 Jan 2016

Education secretary Nicky Morgan unveils measures to prioritise permanence and therapeutic care in placement decisions for vulnerable children

Government urged to consider local authority capacity when dispersing child refugees

07 Jan 2016

The recommendation that the UK resettle 3,000 more unaccompanied asylum-seeking children was made in a report by the International Development Committee

More money for adoption support as government sets out children’s services plans

05 Jan 2016

Increase to Adoption Support Fund among series of announcements, which also included decision not to make independent advocates for trafficked children statutory