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Social Work: About



Here are some websites that we find useful.

  • British Association of Social Workers
  • Scottish Social Services Council (SSSC)
    The SSSC is responsible for registering people who work in social services and regulating their education and training.
  • Care Inspectorate
    The Care Inspectorate is the independent scrutiny and improvement body for care and children’s services.
  • Social Services Knowledge Scotland
    A single point of access to social services information and learning resources.
    Tools and guidance to support individuals, communities and organisations in accessing and sharing knowledge and putting it into practice.
  • Depression Alliance Scotland
    Depression Alliance Scotland is working towards a future where depression is recognised, understood and acknowledged to be a common and treatable medical condition, just like any other.
  • Scottish Recovery Network
    The Scottish Recovery Network aims to engage communities across Scotland in debate on how best to promote and support recovery from long-term mental health problems.
  • Lothian Centre for Integrated Living
    Independent Living means that disabled people of all ages should have the same freedom, choice, dignity and control as other citizens at home, at work and in the community.
  • The Learning Exchange
    The Learning Exchange is an online digital library developed by IRISS (the Institute for Research and Innovation in Social Services).
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