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Evidence on how the policy and practice of social work may influence the development of organisational cultures, and impact on the resilience of social workers.
An opportunity to discuss the complexity of 'dual relationships' in rural social work.
First findings from collaborative research.

Three things: Mental health

Provides recent evidence relating to Covid-19, stress, anxiety, and social care worker's mental health.
Evidence summary that provides an overview of carers mental and physical health, with additional focus on finances and employment.
An overview of recent evidence relating to care experienced children and young people’s mental health.

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12 Jan 2021
Kinections was a three-year collaborative research project, working with care homes across East Ayrshire to explore what community means for people who live, work and visit care homes, with a…
22 Dec 2020
The first findings of a study to gauge how lockdown restrictions have affected the families of care home residents, have been published. The research, titled Creative Covid Care, highlights the…
18 Dec 2020
Presents the first findings of a study to gauge how lockdown restrictions have affected the families of care home residents. The research, titled Creative Covid Care, highlights the relationship-…
24 Nov 2020
Thomas Bartlett and Casey Armstrong, two care experienced young people, talk openly about the subject of mental health as part of a project titled the ‘Mental health and care experienced children…