SHORTLIST ANNOUNCED FOR SSSA18

The shortlist for the 2018 Scottish Social Services Awards is now available. The awards attracted over 100 applications nationwide representing a diverse mix of social services that have made a positive difference to people’s lives. This year’s special policy focus...

GUEST BLOG FROM JANE DEVINE, DIRECTOR, SOCIAL WORK SCOTLAND

How many times have you looked at the winners of an award and thought: we do that. You might even have thought: we do that a bit better. I have lost count of the number of people who say similar things and some people reading this blog will be those people. Thing is,...

GUEST BLOG FROM ANNA FOWLIE, CHIEF EXECUTIVE OF SSSC

After the success of the first one earlier this year, I know the Scottish Social Services Awards 2018 will be a great event.  And it’s more than that – it’s a great platform to showcase the exceptional talent of our workforce. I was hugely impressed...

GUEST BLOG FROM IONA COLVIN, CHIEF SOCIAL WORK ADVISER

I’m delighted that the Scottish Social Services Awards will continue for 2018. The Awards are about recognising and valuing the life changing work being carried out daily by the tens of thousands of people working across the social services sector. You only have to...