Social services

Evaluating social prescribing

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Evaluating social prescribing
Provides a review of the research methods and approaches used to evaluate UK-based social prescribing interventions in recent years. It gives an overview of how social prescribing has been evaluated, and what can be learned from this.

Iriss On...series

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A new series of short papers for practitioners and managers on various social services approaches.

Listen up! New look for Iriss.fm podcast

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We’ve refreshed and updated Scotland's social services podcast - audio gold on research, projects, people and events related to social work and social care.

The evidence on social media

Social media
Summary which explores what is understood by 'social media', perceived risks of using it, opportunities and future implications for practice.