‘Stop punishing the poor’: What social care wants from the government

British Association of Social Workers – Guy Shennan, chair: “We want to see a return to a commitment to social justice. Social workers have had to deal with the fallout of the austerity agenda. It’s time for government to play fair and stop punishing the poor for the economic failures of the rich.

“Blame has been heaped on the most disadvantaged and vulnerable members of society over the past five years. These are the people social workers work with, and for, and it is time that their voice was heard.”

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https://www.theguardian.com/social-care-network/2015/may/08/social-care-poor-wants-from-government-election