to the UK's largest database of information and research on all aspects of social care and social work. Updated daily resources include legislation, government documents, practice and guidance, systematic reviews, research briefings, reports, journal articles and websites. Every resource listed includes an abstract. Links to full text are also included where available. Social Care Online is a particularly useful resource for staff, students and researchers working in social work and social care.
Social Care Online has changed!
A Beta version of the site is available offering a new, user-friendly look and feel and a powerful, more accurate search engine to bring you better results
As part of the phased release of the new site, the older version of Social Care Online will be withdrawn in early December and replaced by the Beta version which now offers both standard and advanced search options
New content on a wide range of social care topics continues to be updated daily on the Beta site
Email alerts for content updates on specific topics will be available in the new year.
SCIE Athens service
SCIE’s Athens service for local authority social care staff in England and Wales has now closed. Find out more about the closure of SCIE Athens.