Entrust Blog

Sir Keir Starmer warns against ‘witch hunting’ blame culture in social work

24 Nov 2014

Former head of the Crown Prosecution Service tells Community Care Live that individuals are taking the blame for society's failings

Social workers given advice on using powers of entry to protect adults at risk

21 Nov 2014

Guidance sets out legal provisions that practitioners can use in cases where access to a vulnerable adult is barred

Confusion for social workers as judge urges Supreme Court to reconsider deprivation of liberty stance

19 Nov 2014

Expert says Court of Protection ruling "flies in the face" of landmark Cheshire West judgement handed down in March by Supreme Court

Is tackling neglect no longer the job of social workers?

18 Nov 2014

As child protection referrals continue to rise social workers are being forced to leave the issue of neglect to other professionals

National measure of service user satisfaction with safeguarding proposed for 2016

13 Nov 2014

Information centre says national benchmark needed to help identify best practice and differences between local authorities

Government publishes guide to bust adoption law myths and misconceptions

11 Nov 2014

Martin Narey hopes the document will reassure social workers that the law on adoption has not changed following recent judgements