Entrust Blog

‘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

Adult social services budgets slashed by more than a quarter over four years

02 Jul 2014

Smaller personal budgets, fewer eligible service users and more legal challenges all expected by council directors as adult care cuts deepen

Chief social worker defends government’s controversial new outsourcing laws

30 Jun 2014

Any policy change carries 'risks and opportunities', writes Isabelle Trowler in response to recent criticism from Professor Ray Jones