Ellen Daly

Prison leavers and homelessness

Insight 29

Insight 29
Examines the relationship between homelessness and offending, the impact of prison, key challenges and messages for practice.

The Canadian "Home Children": a case study in the digitisation of social work heritage material

A childrens travelling trunk

Social work and social welfare services in the developed world have a rich, if relatively recent, history with origins in the social upheavals associated with rapid industrialization and urbanization during the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. There is a regular flow of scholarly work analysing historical trends in the policies and practices of social welfare agencies.