The briefing aims to give people who provide and use social care services an overview of research evidence about returning children from public care to live with a parent.
Social workers resources and services
A film about professional perspectives on working with parents with mental health problems and their children.
This film describes the challenges and opportunities that personalisation has presented to social work with adults.
This film looks at services that enable people to die at home and includes interviews with care professionals who work in people's homes at the end of their lives.
This film describes the meaning and importance of holistic assessment in ensuring people at the end of life are treated with dignity and respect
This film looks at practical and emotional support for family members caring for people at the end of life and at counselling for the bereaved.
One of a set of three e-learning modules exploring parental substance misuse, its effects on children and parenting capacity and the implications for social work practitioners. This module covers: recognition and referral; engagement and assessment; supporting children and families; and roles and responsibilities of agencies. The resource includes audio, video and interactive technology.
Working with lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered people: people with mental health needs: Alison’s story
A film that looks at multiple support needs and sexuality.
This film follows the story of Linda Rounds, who needs constant care after a car accident.
Working with lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgendered people - partners in adoption services: Nick’s story
In this film we meet Nick who talks of his experience of adopting as a transgender person.