Social Work News

2 days ago
www.cypnow.co.uk
National Crime Agency statistics show the number of council referrals of suspected child victims of modern slavery in England to the National Referral Mechanism (NRM) has risen from 127 in 20...
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RT @KateMetcalf1: On my way to this today. Very much looking forward to #learning and absorbing all things co-production. @SCIE_socialcare…
2 days ago
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Former children's minister Edward Timpson, who chairs the panel, said the panel had been notified of a "significant number" of serious child safeguarding cases which raise issues that are com...
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#HCPC #socialworkengland due to take over of fitness to practice cases in Dec 2019 it appears that @HCPC is not bo… https://t.co/ZsSZ6jdNGF
3 days ago
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The Department for Education's Early Years Foundation Stage (EYFS) Profile results show that 71.8 per cent of children achieved a good level of development in 2019. This is a slight increas...
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RT @KateMetcalf1: On my way to this today. Very much looking forward to #learning and absorbing all things co-production. @SCIE_socialcare…
3 days ago
www.cypnow.co.uk
Health visitors in the county have already taken 32 days of industrial action and are balloting for further strikes. They are concerned they have lost more than £2,000 a year since they we...
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3 days ago
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White working class areas are being particularly ignored by the initiative, which was launched by the coalition government in 2011 to offer more state-funded school places, says the Education...
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RT @KateMetcalf1: On my way to this today. Very much looking forward to #learning and absorbing all things co-production. @SCIE_socialcare…
4 days ago
www.cypnow.co.uk
The inspectorate explored reasons behind high-needs pupils leaving mainstream schools in seven local authority areas in the East Midlands, published in Exploring Moving to Home Education in S...
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4 days ago
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Hammersmith and Fulham, Kensington and Chelsea, and Westminster councils had formed a tri-borough arrangement involving joint provision of children's services, adult social care and public he...
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On my way to this today. Very much looking forward to #learning and absorbing all things co-production.… https://t.co/KXI3a0CZ8o
4 days ago
www.cypnow.co.uk
The Department for Education had previously committed to invest until July 2020, and yesterday said the fund would be guaranteed until March 2021. The news has led to calls for a long-term ...
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5 days ago
www.cypnow.co.uk
The Challenge has brought the legal action after its contract to deliver the government-backed programme for 16- and 17-year olds in London, the South East and the West Midlands was not renew...
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A fantastic start to our afternoon with Leeds One Choir - #welovePE @JoanneLWalsh @gail_faulkner @AndyWLloyd… https://t.co/cgFVVTH763
5 days ago
www.cypnow.co.uk
It follows the latest publication of HM Inspectorate of Probation's annual report of youth offending services which revealed a "significant variation" in the way young people were treated by ...
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All set up for our partnership Practice Education conference - excellent speakers and workshops #WelovePE… https://t.co/fWDkd3v5mf
6 days ago
www.rip.org.uk
When someone turns 18 they legally become an adult. Most young people will manage this move to adulthood well, receiving support from their family, friends and communities. However, this transition is...
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6 days ago
www.cypnow.co.uk
Some 83 per cent of schools will be worse off in 2020/21 than they were in 2015, with schools, particularly in deprived areas, "struggling to paper over the cracks" caused by wider austerity ...
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1 week ago
thefrontline.org.uk
Frontline fellow, Suzy explains why it's so important for social workers to find opportunities to support children and families outside of their statutory role.The post Why we all need to go beyond ou...
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RT @TraceyCoop2: Nearly ready for our Practice Education conference! A great opportunity to celebrate the brilliant work of our Practice Ed…
1 week ago
www.cypnow.co.uk
On Thursday, NHS chief executive Simon Stevens announced that a new taskforce will be set up to improve current specialist children and young people's inpatient mental health, autism and lear...
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1 week ago
www.cypnow.co.uk
A report by the Education Policy Institute found that 10.1 per cent of children who finished their GCSEs in 2017 experienced exits at some point during their time at secondary school that "ca...
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1 week ago
www.cypnow.co.uk
Latest figures published by Cafcass, show the service received a total of 1,000 new applications in September 2019 - 5.8 per cent fewer than during the same month in 2018. The figures refle...
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RT @SocialWorkEng: To support our rules and standards, we have put together a more detailed proposal for how social workers should carry ou…
1 week ago
www.cypnow.co.uk
In the first grant award round of the £200m Home Office-funded Youth Endowment Fund, the winning schemes range from intensive family therapy to street-based and school mentoring programmes. ...
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Delighted to be hosting our annual Practice Education conference on 10th October “Promoting Excellence in Practice… https://t.co/EpRsFOz8tC
1 week ago
www.cypnow.co.uk
Two reports released this month to tie-in with World Mental Health Day lay bare the mental health risks that children and young people face and the action needed to help them lead happy lives...
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1 week ago
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Currently visits are mandatory when a mother is 24 weeks pregnant, in the first two weeks of their child's birth then at six to eight weeks from birth. Another check is required when their ch...
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1 week ago
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The sum has been earmarked by the local authority after it was named as one of 18 councils in line for a share of a £84m government initiative: Strengthening Families, Protecting Children. ...
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