COVID-19 Guidance from WillisPalmer
Whilst the outbreak of Covid-19 is likely to cause some disruption to WillisPalmer services in the short-term, we are issuing guidance outlining our plans to minimise the impact of the virus.
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25th & 26th June 2020 – Holiday Inn Express, Stratford, London
This 2-day workshop is designed for social workers new to fostering assessments as well as those looking to hone their skills in assessing foster care applicants as well as high-quality Form Fs.
The Scottish government is extending funding for support for adult survivors of childhood abuse.
Future Pathways, which works with organisations from the statutory and voluntary sectors, to provide support such as education or training courses, therapeutic services or psychological trauma counselling, has been granted up to £9 million from the Scottish government.
Mental Health Minister Clare Haughey [...]
Racism can lead to failures on the part of institutions in identifying and responding to child sexual abuse, the Independent Inquiry into Child Sexual Abuse has found.
Racism, sometimes in the form of cultural stereotypes, can act as a barrier to reporting abuse, describing a sense of feeling ‘othered’ by institutions, creating mistrust, which also underpinned [...]
Young carers have faced increasing difficulties during lockdown with increased caring responsibilities, a lack of respite and growing anxieties.
Research by the University of East Anglia found the restrictions of lockdown have compounded young carers’ anxiety related to the risks associated with COVID-19. Their increased caring responsibilities have prevented them from turning to their established coping [...]