News in the School of Social Policy

This is the latest news from the School of Social Policy, its Departments and Research Centres.

News

Migration, social networks and integration: New IRiS working papers out

Description
Two new IRiS Working Papers (no. 6 and 7) explore issues related migration, social networks and integration policy and practice.
Date:
09/02/2015
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Commissioning for better outcomes: A route map

Description
A prototype framework of standards to support commissioners of adult social care assess the quality of their commissioning is currently being piloted by the Local Government Association (LGA).
Date:
09/02/2015
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Housing and Communities Research Network Seminar - 23 March 2015

Description
All are welcome at the next Housing and Communities Research Network Seminar, which will be held on Monday 23 March 2015 in Room 710, Muirhead Tower.
Date:
04/02/2015
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

The benefits cap doesn't work: here's why

The benefits cap doesn't work: here's why
Description
Director of the Centre on Household Assets and Savings Management (CHASM), Professor Karen Rowlingson, writes for the Conversation.
Date:
03/02/2015
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Hard edges: Evidence from the margins of society

Hard edges: Evidence from the margins of society
Description
LankellyChase has launched the first thorough-going profile of severe and multiple disadvantage in England .
Date:
02/02/2015
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

Health and Social Care Conference

Description
On Thursday 12 February Professor Jon Glasby will be speaking at a community conference organised by Birmingham Labour Party on the theme of Whose Health and Social Care? The Future.
Date:
02/02/2015
Categories:
Social Sciences

Just Managing: Is the NHS in crisis again?

Description
Professor Mark Exworthy's Inaugural Lecture examined the ways in which the NHS is 'managed', using three contrasting perspectives.
Date:
02/02/2015
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences

HSMC launch collaboration with University of Nottingham

Description
HSMC and the Centre for Health Innovation, Leadership and Learning (CHILL) at the University of Nottingham successfully launched a Health Policy, Organisation and Management (HPOM) network for research and practice recently.
Date:
29/01/2015
Categories:
Research, Social Sciences
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