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Social workers call for more part-time roles

Social workers have urged their employers to offer more part-time roles to help address the recruitment crisis in the profession.

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New initiative launched to boost care worker wellbeing

Social care heroes across Yorkshire will have a simple way to keep healthy thanks to a new pilot project.

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Real Voices: Campaigning for cleaner air

In this week's Real Voices, Jane Dutton describes her role as a campaigner with Mums for Lungs, a group which campaigns for improved air quality.

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Real Voices: A carer shares her pandemic experience

In this week's Real Voices, Laura shares her experience of working as a carer during the pandemic, and discusses the misconceptions around the work of carers.

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Real Voices: Founding a social enterprise to combat youth violence

In this inspiring Real Voices piece, entrepreneur Ademola Adeyeba describes his social enterprise which inspires black boys to realise their potential.

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Real Voices: Working for a digestive health charity

In this fascinating piece, Julie describes her experience of working in a charity for digestive health, a topic shrouded in taboo.

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