Catalogue by countries / The role of male carers in adoption and fostering.

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ISS/IRC Code COM-ADOPT ENG-057
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Title The role of male carers in adoption and fostering.
Author BAAF (British Association for Adoption and Fostering)
Generic unit Practice Note 49

General information
Date published/issue 00-00-2006
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published UNITED KINGDOM
Editor
Publisher BAAF (British Association for Adoption and Fostering) 6-10 Kirby Street, London EC1N 8TS, UK; (www.baaf.org.uk)
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Page 10
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Type of material Note
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Document description Commentaries
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Country concerned UNITED KINGDOM
Index Foster-care
Child-care
Adoption
Placement
Free text This practice note highlights the role of male carers in meeting the needs of fostered and adopted children. It includes discussion about gender in the family placement environment, the developmental needs of children, the experiences and perspectives of males carers, and the impact of allegations and abuse.

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Degree of interest Of interest
Work area Miscellaneous
Potential users All
Other potential users General