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Failing Democracy – Failing Social Work

Demanding Democracy believes that the creation of effective policy must depend on the extent to which people of good will working directly in a particular field are involved and engaged in particular policy development.
That doesn’t of course mean that the ‘professionals‘ or the ‘experts by experience’ should always have their viewpoints upheld .Nevertheless, surely people at the front line of services with qualifications, commitment and experience should at least be listened to and their points openly addressed ? Continue reading