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Budget cuts see stricter requirements for adult social care in the coming year

Due to the rising cost of delivering day-to-day services, as many as 72% of England’s major local authorities have announced plans to introduce tighter eligibility requirements for those seeking adult social care.   According to analysis from the County Councils Network (CCN), councils across the UK are facing a £3.5bn of inflationary and demand costs. […]

Celebrating National Family Caregivers Month

November is National Caregivers month and here at Social Personnel we’re taking the time to celebrate the 13.6 million family caregivers across the UK. This year’s theme is #CaregivingHappens to emphasise that caregiving happens often unexpectedly or at inconvenient times, whether that be when you’re running late for the school run or in the middle […]

How to ask for feedback at work?

Feedback is crucial to social work practice; it promotes personal and professional growth by helping you identify what aspects of your practice you need to work on. Keep reading to see more reasons why feedback is important, how to ask for it, who to ask for it and what to do after receiving it.