British Association of Social Workers
Membership organisation for professional social workers. Includes publications, employment advice, event updates and details of the Association's current campaigns and concerns.
Care Council for Wales
Promoting high standards and training for care workers in Wales. Includes event information and downloadable training and careers booklets.
Online coverage of social work matters, an A to Z of benefits plus case studies and articles.
General Social Care Council
Registers and regulates social care workers in England. Contains codes of practice information, registration details and sections on education and training.
Joint Improvement Team (JIT)
Works to support and improve health and social care partnerships in Scotland; provides information about their key action areas, publications and toolkits, and contacts.
Leonard Cheshire Disability
Services include care homes, supported living, domiciliary support, day services, resource centres, rehabilitation, respite care, personal support and training.
Research in Practice
Develops and maintains a resource bank to support evidence-informed practice with children and families; provides details of research available, a register of researchers, publications, and contacts.
Scottish Social Services Council
Responsible for maintaining and raising standards in the Scottish social service workforce; provides information about training, registration, and careers, with news, contacts, and resources.
Social Care Institute for Excellence
Government agency which aims to improve social care services for adults and children in the United Kingdom. Features extensive documentation as well as resource maps and reviews.
Social Care Online
Contains a range of information and research on all aspects of social care.
Established to support local authorities in Wales increase the pace of improvement and promote excellence within social services; with details of their programmes, resources, networks, and contacts.