How can we help an organisation like yours?
We help ensure all social care and social work decisions are consistent, evidence based, analytical and defensible.
Save time and money
Practical information that is quick to read and easy to apply in real situations means better decisions are made earlier.
Improve quality and consistency
Trusted and quality assured tools that provide guidance, promote reflective practice and cover all the key areas of practice as well as complex and niche topics.
How we can help you
Select one of the job titles below to find out more
Social care directors
Improve the consistency of high quality decision making among your social work teams by ensuring it is easy and simple for them to find expert guidance, key legislation, lessons from case law, best practice and latest research when and where they need it.
Community Care Inform Children is designed to help frontline practitioners make confident decisions that will improve outcomes as well as stand up to the scrutiny of a court or an Ofsted inspection.
Social care managers
Our content is designed to be a ‘manager on the computer’ and those social workers who use Community Care Inform regularly are more autonomous, confident and feel more supported when taking difficult decisions.
Community Care Inform provides practitioners with practice guidance from experts in the field, tools and theories demonstrated in practice to improve skills and comprehensive legal guidance tailored to social work practice.
All this is available 24 hours a day no matter where they are or what they are doing. This frees up manager time and helps to improve outcomes.
Team managers also have access to dedicated tools designed to help both group and individual supervision and facilitate team training sessions.
Social care practitioners
Community Care Inform Children provides you with a wealth of practice guidance, tools, learning, research and legal information in both bite-sized and in-depth formats.
Whether you are struggling with a difficult and complex case, evidencing your decisions in court, looking for a reminder or developing your practice, our resources are designed to be quick and easy to understand and apply to practice.
Our key features
Knowledge and practice hubs
All our key resources on a topic brought together on a single page for ease of use.
Individual and group learning tools designed by leading experts and a CPD log for all team members.
In-depth guides on a huge range and variety of topics as well as at-a-glance summaries and top tips.
Summaries of the most significant cases with key points for practice plus comprehensive and accessible legislative guidance.
A CPD log, citation tool and ‘save it’ button to keep important information easily at hand.
The latest and most relevant social care research summarised, with key practice points highlighted.
Don’t just take our word for it
Feedback from Community Care Inform users is overwhelmingly positive.
Statistics: Inform annual customer survey, 2016
Read what some of our regular users think about Community Care Inform.
Jack Cordery, head of service, children's social care, Cornwall
Caelan Chambers, looked-after children team manager
Linda Ballantyne, senior practitioner, access and assessment service
We’ve got it covered
Key practice guidance and research on the most essential social work topics has been brought together on our knowledge and practice hub pages. Browse a selection using the links below.
Some of the recent guidance and tools published on Community Care Inform Children
5 October 2018
18 September 2018
14 September 2018