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@NSPCC
2 hours ago
@MrScottOrr Hello Scott. Thank you so much for helping us spread Christmas joy to all the little ones. The Elves ar… https://t.co/5m35RCkBwr
External news
9 hours ago

Care review response delayed until 2023

The government has delayed its response to the Independent Review of Children's Social Care until next year The Department for Education had pledged to produce an ambitious and detailed government response and implementation strategy by the end of this year...
@AoCPPtweet
2 hours ago
If you're still considering becoming an AoCPP member, here's a breakdown of how much today's membership offer can s… https://t.co/Za6hjzCRfs
External news
3 days ago

One in eight fostering households quit last year, finds Ofsted

Foster carer shortages are deepening in England with one in eight fostering households having quit and more leaving than joining over the past year Ofsted's latest fostering statistics released earlier this month showed that in - mainstream fostering households...
@socialworktools
2 hours ago
https://t.co/Y6YldUxMQy This is my World: Gathering child’s views, wishes and feelings. ❤🧡💛💚💙💜 https://t.co/wl0Mc4lm5c
External news
3 days ago

Care cap pilot councils pause work after government announces two-year delay to reforms

Councils piloting the cap on care costs have paused their work after the government announced a two-year delay to the policy The Department of Health and Social Care DHSC is in talks with the six 'trailblazer' authorities about the way...
@bycLIVE
2 hours ago
RT @votesat16: We're asking young people between the ages of 11 and 25 to share their opinions on what makes voting easier, so that we can…
External news
3 days ago

Over a third of social workers still to renew five days from registration deadline

Over a third of social workers are yet to renew their registration with five days to go until the deadline As of this morning social workers had renewed their registration of those who need to do so said...
@cypnow
3 hours ago
Is nursery the right place for your child? https://t.co/Nfp65sFzgt https://t.co/2x8vrWUGC2
External news
3 days ago

Foster Care Reviewing Officer (FIRO)

https jobs communitycare co uk job foster-care-reviewing-officer-firo-...
@bycLIVE
3 hours ago
RT @YouthAPPG: Huge thanks to @hbaldwin speaking about her new role as elected chair of the @CommonsTreasury and the importance of holding…
External news
3 days ago

Latest survey on impact of Covid on social workers and care staff opens

The latest in a series of surveys into Covid- 's impact on the quality of life of social workers care staff and health professionals has opened The launch of the sixth round of the health and social care workforce study follows...
@AoCPPtweet
3 hours ago
ONLY 5 HOURS LEFT! Time is running out to make the most of our #CyberMonday membership offer, where we're giving y… https://t.co/gg2Qy9kcI8
External news
3 days ago

‘A culture of high support and kindness’: inspectors’ verdict on children’s trust

Kindness' is not a term you associate with an Ofsted children's services inspection report But that's how inspectors described the workplace culture at Northamptonshire Children's Trust NCT in twin reports published this week on services it runs at North and...
@NSPCCLearning
3 hours ago
#CyberMonday is almost over! Now is the last chance to take advantage of our elearning offer – get 15% off our high… https://t.co/AmBgFGnOqw
External news
3 days ago

‘A culture of high support and kindness’: inspectors’ verdict on children’s trust

Kindness' is not a term you associate with an Ofsted children's services inspection report But that's how inspectors described the workplace culture at Northamptonshire Children's Trust NCT in twin reports published this week on services it runs at North and...
@NICEComms
3 hours ago
This week on Instagram we are looking at #HIV since Wednesday 1 December is #worldAIDSday. Follow us on Instagram… https://t.co/KPfswPVwzI
External news
4 days ago

Frontline launches children’s social work awards scheme

Frontline has launched a social work awards scheme for practice with children and families in England The provider of fast-track qualifying and leadership training for children's social workers has opened nominations for its inaugural awards which will run February...
@nasw
3 hours ago
The days after #Thanksgiving offers a perfect opportunity to plan for #GivingTuesday tomorrow! Our student superher… https://t.co/2S46w3obvd
External news
5 days ago

AMHPs making greater use of Mental Health Act powers to tackle suspected abuse or neglect

Approved mental health professionals AMHPs are making greater use of powers of entry under the Mental Health Act MHA to tackle suspected abuse or neglect There was an year-on-year rise in detentions of people under section of...