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 […]
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.
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 […]