Entrust Blog

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

Social work diary: ‘The girl has been through so much trauma but is still resilient’

06 Aug 2014

A children's social worker reflects on a challenging week...

Don’t get caught out: a social worker’s guide to completing your HCPC re-registration

04 Aug 2014

Social worker and HCPC council member Robert Templeton gives a simple guide to the new system of renewing your registration this autumn