In 2003 – 2004 the training for people who wanted to become social workers changed. For the first time people who use health and social care services were to be involved. For a long time service users have been saying ‘Nothing about us without us’ and now these important changes made it a requirement that service users should be involved in the education and training of social workers.
Edited by Peter Beresford and Sarah Carr “Social Care, Service Users and User Involvement” provides a definitive introduction to practical, philosophical and theoretical issues at the heart of user involvement. This book provides an accessible account of the latest research … Continue reading →
Surrey County Council have produced these two e-learning packages around Adult Carers and Young Carers. They use packages internally and have provided it free for other organisations to use. It helps to raise peoples awareness about carers. You can change the settings … Continue reading →