Entrust Blog

BASW slams ‘aspirational’ guidance on health and welfare of looked-after children

19 Jan 2015

Social workers respond to government consultation on the guidance, which would come into force in March this year

College calls for specialist ‘older people’s’ option in social work training

16 Jan 2015

Proposals outlined in white paper designed to start debate on what constitutes 'excellent' social work with older people

BASW warns sector leaders not to sweep social worker stress under the carpet

12 Jan 2015

The professional body cautioned against complacence after leaders' contradictory responses to Community Care's stress survey

How can social workers tackle unconscious bias?

06 Jan 2015

Unconscious biases effect us all, says Ellie Garraway of the charity Youth At Risk. Social workers must actively counter this

Four dangerous myths about adoption in the upcoming movie “Annie”

05 Jan 2015

Dr John Simmonds from BAAF busts some of the myths about adoption perpetrated in the upcoming musical "Annie"