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Infants in the family justice system

18 July 2018

New survey launched as part of a national scoping study to examine the issue of 'infants in the family justice system'.

Multi-agency responses to older children

09 July 2018

Ofsted has published a joint report that examines ‘the multi-agency response to older children who are living with neglect’.

Social Work England Continued Fitness to Practice Framework - Sector Involvement

19 June 2018

Social Work England are asking for contributions on the different options for renewal of registration for social workers to ensure they remain fit for practice.

Update on Social Work England

18 June 2018

An update on Social Work England, which will replace the Health and Care Professionals Council as the regulatory body of social workers.

Working with children, young people and families with learning disabilities

18 June 2018

Research in Practice has developed a number of resources to support children, young people and families with learning disabilities, as well as professionals who work with them.

Scheme announced to trial mental health assessments for children in care

15 June 2018

The Government has announced a new pilot scheme to give children in care better mental health assessments as they enter the care system.

Care Crisis Review published

14 June 2018

A new report explores factors that have contributed to the number of children in care.

Call for CPD practice examples

11 June 2018

Research in Practice is inviting individuals and organisations across the sector to share existing continuing professional development materials for Practice Supervisors. These will be used to inform the Practice Supervisor Development Programme.

Good social work practice with carers and their families

11 June 2018

Research in Practice has developed resources to support young carers and people who work with them.

Our year in review

06 June 2018

Research in Practice is delighted to share its Annual Review, showcasing our year in practice.

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