High caseloads hitting practice

September 2010
Community Care;9/9/2010, Issue 1834, p5
The article discusses how increase in caseload is affecting practice of social workers, expressed in a survey conducted by the periodical "Community Care." It reportedly reveals that social workers in Great Britain state that their caseload has increased in 2010, which is affecting their practice. A children's social worker mentions that he does not have time to prevent problems becoming crisis and an adult social workers reports that work values have to be compromised to meet deadlines.


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