15 July 2016
Watch RiPfA's short film on how we use evidence to support social work practice with adults and their families.
New Making Safeguarding Personal Outcome Framework and report developed to help improve practice.
An update following the Government's decision to delay the publication of the social care Green Paper.
Research in Practice for Adults has released several new publications. These focus on key topics including: supporting people with learning disabilities; mental health; working with complexity; and safeguarding.
The Care Quality Commission have released a review on how older people move between health and social care services.
The Local Government Association Care and Health Improvement Programme has commissioned Research in Practice for Adults, in partnership with the Social Care Institute for Excellence, to develop a regional Safeguarding Adults Review Champions Network. Safeguarding Adults Review Champion nominations are now being sought from across the sector.
A Safeguarding Adults Reviews library has been launched, developed jointly by RiPfA and the Social Care Institute for Excellence.
New National Institute for Health and Care Excellence resources highlight how using their guidance, quality standards, advice and practical tools will help tackle priorities identified by sustainability and transformation partnerships or integrated care systems.
Social Work England are asking for contributions on the different options for renewal of registration for social workers to ensure they remain fit for practice.
An update on Social Work England, which will replace the Health and Care Professionals Council as the regulatory body of social workers.
RiPfA has developed a number of resources to support people with learning disabilities and professionals who work with them. As part of Learning Disability Week, RiPfA has released a number of open access resources to support practice.