Future directions for investment: social work with older people

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Milne, Alisoun; Pat Sullivan, Mary; Tanner, Denise
College of Social Work, The
Date of publication
1 April 2014
Social Work, Social Care and Social Services, Older Adults
Social welfare
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Given the joint challenge of the UK’s ageing population and public sector austerity measures this report argues that now is the time to invest in specialist social work with older people and address the multilayered, complex issues that face many frail elders, their families and an overstretched health and social care economy.

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