Policy paper

Strengths-based social work practice with adults

Report based on a workshop commissioned by the Department of Health and held at the Social Care Institute for Excellence in January 2017.



This report is for social workers, senior leaders of adult social care, and people who use the services.

It looks at what ‘strengths-based social work’ with adults, individuals, families and communities means for practitioners and people using the services.

Published 21 July 2017