Entrust Blog

We must listen and respond to young people in the system telling us what care means

01 Dec 2014

Annie Hudson reflects on last week’s Channel 4 news debate led by young people in care and the priorities it highlights for social work practice

Latest plan to end inappropriate learning disability care revealed, following failure to meet Winterbourne target

27 Nov 2014

NHS England says plan will lead to ‘radical’ change of services but experts question report’s lack of ‘concrete actions’

Social workers struggling with emotional impact of child abuse cases, finds NSPCC

26 Nov 2014

NSPCC and Coventry University research finds social workers want more training and better supervision to deal with child sexual abuse

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