A high court judge has praised a social worker's “unstinting commitment” to helping a family whose 16-year-old daughter was placed in local authority care after attempting to fly to Syria.
They're not happy clowns, or killer clowns, but the clowns in Robert Milner's art have a dark side inspired by his long career as a social worker. Milner moved to P.E.I. six years ago. His career included working with the criminally insane while ...
The government will produce a statement setting out the knowledge and skills expected of social workers working with older people.
A social worker who pulled a sickie from work so that she could start a new job has been suspended on the grounds of misconduct and dishonesty.
Social workers have been pushed to the brink of bankruptcy and burnout after being caught up in a tax avoidance scheme run by a company they were directed to by their recruitment agents, a Community Care investigation has found.
While other schools lose site-based social workers, Muskogee and Tahlequah schools will keep some of theirs through a pilot program.
Everest Institute of Southfield was recently granted $112,000 to provide on-campus social worker services, a program students are already taking advantage of on a daily basis, the college says.
The team she took on in June 2009 had the lowest assessment completion rate in Suffolk at that time. Staff were under pressure and caseloads were high.
In that 'Think Out Loud' interview, Richardson also denied some of problems state social workers say children in the foster care system face, “They're not spending the night in DHS offices.
Beginning in January, the Graduate School of Social Work (GSSW) will make its nationally top-ranked education accessible to prospective students, regardless of where they live.
At Dorset County Council, we are on a five-year journey to transform the way we deliver social work. We want to create a culture where great social work can thrive, backed up by strong universal services and driven by a focus on early help. Our ...
type of people who were convinced that social workers only tore families apart. Many times I encountered the “Well, I hope you don't want to make a lot of money!
Zora Glusica had spent most of her working life in the restaurant business when she decided to transfer her communication and management skills toward a new career in social work and aim for a bachelor of social work degree from the University of ...
O'Rourke was charged with Gross Sexual Assault class C on June 30, 2016. Police say he was working as a social worker, and was having a sexual relationship with a client.
Students accepted onto social work degree courses fear they'll be unable to take up places due to an “unacceptable” delay to government decisions on bursary funding.
AUNDECK OMNI KANING—A recent telephone call from the president of Sault College alumni took Darren Madahbee completely by surprise.
A council has been criticised for instructing its social workers to make “blanket reductions” to respite support for carers without first assessing their needs.
It's hard for the media to get a good idea of what CYF social workers do but last week I had the chance to read the whole CYF file on autistic boy Leon Jayet-Cole who died last year aged five from massive head injuries.
Geri Silic recently joined the Park Ridge Police Department as a full-time social worker following the expansion of the position from part-time.
When interviewed by the investigator, the officer said he had received a phone call from a social worker who had asked for information relating to the dispute between the parents.