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Social Care Online is free to search but to use all of its features you will need a Social Care Institute for Excellence (SCIE) account. It is free to register. 

UK's most complete range of information and research on all aspects of social care including families, children, young people, government and social policy, mental health and mental health care, people, groups and communities (including older people and black and minority ethnic people), physical and learning disabilities, social care, social work and social workers.

Includes research briefings, to reports, government documents, journal articles, and websites.


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