Posts tagged ‘BESBWA’

January 30, 2012

Protecting Our Children – a snapshot from Children’s Social Workers

Interesting suggestion for my blog from the Head of Services at Berkshire East and South Bucks Women’s Aid, Delia Donovan – which coincides with the broadcast tonight on the BBC of a new series about social workers in Bristol called ‘Protecting Our Children’.  If you get a chance to watch it, please do comment here or via Twitter or the CAADA Facebook page.  We are working with 3 other organisations, on a new tool for IDVAs to help identify opportunities for earlier intervention and support for children living with domestic abuse, substance misuse and mental health issues.  It is still in draft but I will write more here about it when it is ready.

Anyway, see below for the latest results from a survey of social workers – not surprising but troubling all the same.

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