Entrust Blog

Social workers don’t understand probation and youth offending roles, report finds

18 Aug 2014

Inspection found children's social workers do not recognise the child safeguarding expertise that probation staff possess

Social work faces knock-on effect from youth service cut backs

13 Aug 2014

BASW warns that social services may face more pressure after a Unison report highlights extent of youth work cuts

Foster carers to get training to enhance children’s educational prospects

12 Aug 2014

London training scheme seeks to help 2,000 foster carers and teaching staff raise the educational aspirations and achievement of fostered children

‘Streamlined deprivation of liberty process risks rubber-stamping local authority decisions’

11 Aug 2014

Sector reaction to plans to 'fast-track' the Court of Protection process for handling deprivation of liberty cases

Social workers don’t know enough about substance misuse, study warns

07 Aug 2014

Councils replicating training provided through degree programmes, research from the University of Bedfordshire has found