The Beginning Public Libraries began to appear in Britain the mid-19th century with the introduction of the Public Libraries Act 1850. This was part of the government’s plan to “improve the public” through education. The middle and upper classes were concerned with how the working class were spending their free time. However, this Act only […]
Since the rise in the number of people getting lip injections in Glasgow, there has been a lot of debate over what age it is acceptable for people to get lip injections at. There is some disagreement within the cosmetic community. On one hand, you have clinics with a strong no-under-18’s policy and on the […]
What is social deprivation? Social deprivation is the reduction or prevention of culturally normal interaction between people and the rest of society. The Scottish Index of Multiple Deprivation (SIMD) is the primary tool for calculating social deprivation in Scotland.
Visiting dentists in Glasgow city centre isn’t everyone’s favourite thing to do, with many adults only going to the dentist when they have a problem with their teeth and require emergency dental treatment. Many won’t even go for any follow-up appointments to help restore their teeth to optimum hygiene.
There are many ways that employers can help their staff. Private companies have Social Workers to help their staff for a number of reasons. Social Workers can improve staff’s work, deal with problems that are health-related as well as get the business to build a good relationship with their communities. Although most people think that […]
From the perspective of a social worker, there are many ways that social workers provide help to school children. Social Workers are part of a special education team which provides support to children with problems at home or at school. We also help with managing behaviour, looking at difficult situations at home that could […]
There are many different subjects that are spoken about at Social Work Conferences. The subjects such as big issues facing the social work are talked about at these conferences. The big issues include political landscape changes, alterations in communities as well as changes in education and ways this could influence other countries around the globe […]