Social Services Yearbook 2008

Social Services Yearbook 2008

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The Social Services Year Book 2008 continues the tradition of providing an invaluable reference source, with contact details of all statutory and non-statutory social services related organisations in the UK.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 860 pages
  • 174 x 248 x 51mm | 1,638g
  • Pearson Education Limited
  • Prentice-Hall
  • Harlow, United Kingdom
  • maps
  • 0273715461
  • 9780273715467

Table of contents

TOC in brief 1. Central Government 2. Local Government 3. Police, Prisons, Courts and Related Institutions 4. Health and Mental Health 5. Education and Special Education 6. Disability and Sensory Impairment 7. Children, Young People and Families 8. Older People's Welfare Organisations 9. Organisations Working with Diversity 10. Advice and Counselling 11. Voluntary Service and Voluntary Health and Welfare Organisations 12. Social Services Careers and Resources TOC in detail 1. Central Government - central government departments 2. Local Government - local authority associations - local government departments, listed by Government Office Region 3. Police, Prisons, Courts and Related Institutions - police forces, prisons, courts and the National Probation Service 5. Health and Mental Health - Strategic Health Authorities, Health Boards, Councils and Associations - NHS Trusts, Care Trusts and Primary Care Trusts - health-related organisations - mental health 4. Education and Special Education - education and training - special educational needs - special schools 6. Disability and Sensory Impairment - communication impairment - visual impairment - physical disability - holidays for people with disabilities - transport and mobility 7. Children, Young People and Families - children's rights organisations - adoption agencies - residential and day care services for children and young people - voluntary services and groups for children and young people - family welfare - organisations for one-parent families - maternity and motherhood 8. Older People's Welfare Organisations 9. Organisations Working with Diversity - age - disability - gender - race - religion - sexuality 10. Advice and Counselling - Citizens Advice - consumer advice centres - independent advice centres - counselling 11. Voluntary Service and Voluntary Health and Welfare Organisations - voluntary service - religious voluntary groups - charities and related organisations 12. Social Services Careers and Resources - professional bodies and trade associations - education and training in health, welfare and social work - social care recruitment - social services mediashow more