Entrust Blog

Councils at risk of Care Act funding shortfall triggering further cuts to services, warns watchdog

11 Jun 2015

Government has implemented legislation well but flaws in cost estimates and demand uncertainties create funding risk for councils, says National Audit Office

Practitioner research shouldn’t stop just because you’ve qualified

08 Jun 2015

Carrying out research alongside frontline social work allows you to use practice experience to shape meaningful change, says Rachel Sempija

Free webinar: how to use the trauma model to assess contact with birth families

04 Jun 2015

Community Care webinar on Monday 29 June from 7pm to 8pm

Next generation social care: What do e-markets mean for your practice?

29 May 2015

Frontline staff can be key to making sure technology delivers radically different social care, writes Carys Roberts

Supporting women with alcohol issues: what social workers need to know

21 May 2015

Problematic alcohol use among women is often associated with domestic or sexual abuse or self-harm and requires a tailored and sensitive response from practitioners, says Dr Patsy Staddon

Deprivation of liberty: Law Commission eyes ‘simpler’ system to protect rights

24 Apr 2015

Reforms will look to strike right balance by offering 'less cumbersome scheme' that retains effective safeguards