Entrust Blog

What the Care Act 2014 means for social workers

19 Jun 2014

The draft statutory guidance puts flesh on the bone on how social workers will be required to practice under the legislation that comes into force in April 2015

Survey reveals half of autistic adults ‘abused by someone they regarded as a friend’

18 Jun 2014

National Autistic Society calls for support to prevent abuse and neglect to made explicit in Care Act regulations

Call for action on work-life balance after survey reveals the pressure social work places on practitioners’ home lives

17 Jun 2014

Unison and Community Care reveal the full results of the Social Work Watch survey, which offers a snapshot of a typical day in the life of social workers

10 key stats for social workers from Ofsted’s latest looked-after children research

16 Jun 2014

Local authority data offers 'snapshot' study of how and where looked-after children are living

Five bigger concerns for children’s social work than the threat of privatisation

12 Jun 2014

Opinion: Lisa Harker argues that the furore over children's services outsourcing mustn't distract from the sector's clear and present problems

Social workers missing out on registration fees tax relief

29 May 2014

HCPC registrants can claim back £16 a year on their registration fees