Published on 8th January 2019
NHS England has pledged that 100% of children and young people who need specialist help for mental health problems should be able to access it over the next decade.
Published on 4th January 2019
More than half of the complaints made to the Health and Care Professions Council last year were in relation to social workers, the regulators annual Fitness to Practise report has revealed.
Published on 4th December 2018
The number of local authorities judged to be good or outstanding for their social care continues to rise, Ofsted's annual report states.
Published on 24th November 2018
One in eight 5 to 19-year- olds have at least one mental health problem when assessed in 2017, official statistics have revealed.
Published on 7th November 2018
Early help services are under extreme threat, children's services leaders have warned.
Published on 8th October 2018
Local authorities should proactively raise awareness of home adaptations support and how people can access it, a report has urged.
Published on 3rd October 2018
The number of children going missing due to links with county drugs lines has been reduced in a Home Office funded project in Kent.
Published on 13th September 2018
Children and young people who have experienced abuse or neglect should receive support from a consistent group of practitioners, a NICE draft quality standard has said.
Published on 4th September 2018
Locum social workers will need to renew registration between now and 30 November.