Entrust Blog

Tour de Care Act: Social worker cycles 85 miles to spread word about reforms

08 Apr 2015

To mark the Care Act coming into force, social worker Kate Linhart embarked on a two wheeled tour to raise awareness of it

Could emotional intelligence training help reduce stress among social workers?

02 Apr 2015

As well as improving practice with service users, knowing how to recognise and manage your own and others’ emotions could help prevent burnout. Laura Biggart explains her team’s research

Entries open for 2015 Social Worker of the Year Awards

30 Mar 2015

Social workers can now put themselves forward for the annual social work awards

GPs and social workers: old friends or old foes?

27 Mar 2015

There is no shortage of barriers to GPs and social workers working together but putting them in a room together can have positive results

First ever substance misuse framework for social workers launches

25 Mar 2015

The national substance misuse guidance sets out what social workers at every stage of their career should know

‘I already live with the risk of being villified’: A social worker’s letter to David Cameron

23 Mar 2015

In this powerful open letter, a social worker with 30 years' experience in child protection tells Cameron why his jail threats are misguided