New ways of offering people more choice and control over their social care can make a real difference but further work is needed to ensure everyone can benefit, says a report out today.
A social work student who just finished her first year placement shares what she learned
We’d really like to know what you want from ScOPT as an organisation.
LNW are offering an additional Link Worker workshop for those taking students this autumn.
“In a digital world the expectations of social service employers, the workforce and people who use services are changing. It’s becoming more and more important that workers are suitably equipped by developing their digital capabilities.” Check out this online resource for student social workers, Practice Educators and all social service staff.
This course is relevant for professionals working in social work services who want to develop their knowledge and skill base in order to take on the Practice Education role with social work students on practice placements.
IRISS are supporting ‘The Right Decision’ campaign, aimed at providing the right evidence, at the right time, to support decision-making in health and social care. Students and Practice Educators can find out more by participating in an online presentation.
Since this international conference will be so close in 2018 why not submit an abstract and take part?
Viv Cree reflects on the issues involved in these tragedies and on the wider implications.
This year, Iriss is working with the new Standards for Health and Social Care Implementation Team to help test out some of the standards in practice. They are working to build an evidence base that bridges the new standards with practice in a variety of settings.