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Children’s Social Work Matters: 10 years of collaboration and innovation in Yorkshire and the Humber

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Karen Jones

Karen Jones is a Communications and Marketing Manager for Children's Social Work Matters. Here, she reflects on how Yorkshire and Humber's regional partnership has evolved over a decade.

Celebrating deep learning and the impact of the Practice Supervisor Development Programme

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The PSDP aims to provide high-quality CPD to social workers who are responsible for supporting and developing the practice of others. Here Suzi Rockett and Lisa Thornton share their experiences of being on the course.

Striving for access, equity and respect: The Workplace Race Equality Standard (WRES)

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Chief Social Workers, from left to right: Isabelle, Mark and Fran.

The Chief Social Workers in England are working together to implement the social care WRES. Here, Isabelle Trowler reflects on the importance of the WRES and empowering all social workers, regardless of ethnicity.

Being instilled with the trust to make the right decisions for families

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Farrah Khan and Sharon Davidson

Farrah Khan MBE and Sharon Davidson, co-chairs of the Principal Child and Family Social Worker (PCFSW) Network, share the values that inspired them to become social workers and reflect on the power of the relationships they have built with families.