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At least half a million children in England don’t have a safe or stable home. These children and their families face some of the worst life chances, but we know that great social work has the power to change this. That’s why Frontline recruits and develops outstanding individuals to be social workers and leaders to transform the lives of the most vulnerable children and families.


With half a million children in England lacking a safe or stable home, there is much work to be done.

You can find out more about what we do by reading our latest news and blogs.

  • Does social work make a difference? - It may come as a surprise but there are few research studies that have rigorously addressed this question, nor are there established methodologies upon which to draw. It was in this context that the Dartington Social Research Unit set out to establish a study that would determine if Frontline social workers have a different impact the health and development of children than those trained in the traditional manner.