Entrust Blog

‘Why Care Act changes risk shunting NHS responsibilities on to councils and vulnerable adults’

28 Jul 2014

Several aspects of the Care Act draft guidance and regulations risk redrawing the boundary between health and social services, warns Luke Clements

Ethos of ‘blame’ in serious case reviews acts as a barrier to learning, report finds

25 Jul 2014

Government report calls for a re-think on how serious case reviews are conducted, and more training to embed learning and practice

‘Social work is a human rights discipline’: IFSW president speaks up for the profession

24 Jul 2014

Ruth Stark, the new president of the International Federation of Social Workers, has big plans for a global social work community

Stark ‘home truths’ on state of residential child care revealed in damning report

23 Jul 2014

Sector is “under-estimated, under-valued and under-funded", warns the Independent Children's Homes Association

Government Must Rethink Unrealistic Care Act

14 Jul 2014

Government must rethink ‘unrealistic’ Care Act implementation timetable, MPs warn

Study reveals ‘alarming’ knowledge gaps around child sexual abuse within the family

03 Jul 2014

Office of the Children's Commissioner launches two-year inquiry, says social workers must be more alert