Entrust Blog

‘Once in a generation opportunity’ to transform child mental health services

16 Oct 2015

Top Department of Health adviser says "we have let down our children" for too long on mental health

Palliative care expert appointed chair of Mental Capacity Act improvement body

09 Oct 2015

House of Lords member Baroness Ilora Finlay will chair National Mental Capacity Forum

Social workers are the ones who are expected to be tough

07 Oct 2015

A social worker who has accessed counselling talks to Community Care about how a lack of management support made counselling the best option

Number of looked-after children at 30-year high, government data reveals

05 Oct 2015

The number of looked-after children is now 'higher than at any point since 1985', official statistics said

Care leavers’ accommodation needs addressed by new framework

30 Sep 2015

The framework, developed by charities and local authorities, sets out five steps councils should take to help care leavers into better housing

Special guardianship orders: What needs to change?

24 Sep 2015

Community Care looks at the key concerns and recommendations from the social work sector about special guardianship