Practice Guidance

How to develop social work care plans

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Contents Introduction Official guidance and research findings SMART planning POWER planning Practical CPD exercises References Introduction Making plans is a critical activity for child and family social workers. All children in need, especially those in need of protection, must have a care plan. The same applies to children in care and many young people eligible […]

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