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We are delighted to announce that Brenda Walker will be joining us as the new National Adult Protection Coordinator for Scotland in October 2022. Brenda has a real commitment to, and experience in, making Adult Support and Protection work better for…
Josie Vallely, Service Designer at Iriss, shares her reflections on supporting people to embed ethical principles in practice.
Attend a webinar led and facilitated by SASW that will explore what the National Care Service means for rural social work.

Feature resources: Child protection

Examines the experiences of parents who attend Child Protection Case Conferences.
Considers some of the challenges posed to child protection processes in Scotland.
Focuses on pre-birth child protection assessment and care planning, and more specifically, the lead social work role within this work.

Latest from the Iriss.fm podcast

New Routes Home

New Routes Home is a partnership of interested individuals and organisations across Scotland who campaign for the right of all people with…

The role of technology in rural social work

Is technology the answer for rural social work?  Jane Pye, Lecturer in Social Work at Lancaster University. explores the potential benefits of using…