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Government uses Queen’s speech to advance jail plans for social workers

Original post from Community Care

‘…………….by Rachel Schraer

Police and criminal justice bill includes a consultation on introducing criminal offence of wilful neglect for professionals who fail to act on child protection concerns… 434 more words


Holland: Muslim Parents Children Taken For Refusing To Watch Sexual Movie In School

A video published on Shehab News Agency’s Facebook page shows distraught parents in Holland crying to have their kids back.

From the video and the comment made by Shehab News Agency is that the parents kids were taken away from them because they refused to let their kids watch sexual movie in school. 28 more words


Councils will be forced to merge adoption services under new law

Original post from Community Care

‘……………..by Luke Stevenson

Local authorities could soon be forced to merge their adoption services, under government powers set to be unveiled in the Queen’s Speech today. 297 more words


Councils set up ‘Amazon-style’ e-markets to meet Care Act duties

Original post from Community Care

‘………………….by Andy McNicoll

Local authorities have set up online e-markets to meet key duties under the Care Act but their potential to deliver choice to care users could be undermined by risk aversion from frontline staff and management, according to a report. 685 more words

Social Care

Homelessness Costing Santa Clara County $520 Million A Year

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — Santa Clara County’s homeless situation is proving to be very expensive, costing the country more than half a billion dollars a year. 197 more words