The stock in the Social Welfare section is very heavily used by social workers, health workers and advisers, counsellors, people working with children and young people and students at college and university. The stock is up to date and contains information relating to the history of the welfare state, social policy, social problems and the latest Government legislation like Every Child Matters and the Care Standards Act 2000.
Subject Areas Covered
To make it easier to locate material the library uses the Dewey
Classification system. This groups subjects together using a numbering
system. The appropriate numbers for Social Welfare are:
361 Social Welfare
361.61 Social Policy
362 Social Problems & Services
362.22 Health Services
362.7 Child Welfare
Please see the attachment at the bottom of this page for Journals about this subject.
Child Support Agency
Care Quality Commission
Department for Work & Pensions
Joseph Rowntree Foundation
National Health Service
Child Health and Care Copyright: Copyright Restricted.
Copyright: Copyright Restricted.
Early Years Resources (Updated October 2010)
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