Catalogue by countries / Children in Residential Care - Projects for change

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ISS/IRC Code TOOL - CHILD ENG-027
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Title Children in Residential Care - Projects for change
Author Adoption Centre,Sweden and Swedish Foundation for Abandoned Children
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General information
Date published/issue 00-04-2003
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published SWEDEN
Editor Adoption Centre/Sweden and Swedish Foundation for Abandoned Children
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Distributor
Page 23
Price
ISBN
Type of material Leaflet
Language of document

Document information
Document description Pilot-Practice
Report
Testimony
Country concerned BELARUS
BOLIVIA
BRAZIL
BULGARIA
CAPE VERDE
CHILE
COLOMBIA
ECUADOR
ETHIOPIA
HONDURAS
HUNGARY
INDIA
JAMAICA
KAZAKHSTAN
PHILIPPINES
POLAND
ROMANIA
RUSSIAN FEDERATION
SOUTH AFRICA
SWEDEN
UNITED STATES
URUGUAY
VIET NAM
Index Foster-care
Training
Displacement
Child-care
Statistics
Abuse
Abandonment
Placement
Free text This publication presents some projects which aims to increase awareness of the public regarding children living in residential care. It intends to raise the level of knowledge among the professional groups which deals with children's placement. This publication also demonstrates a pilot project to prevent abandonment and to prepare institucionalized children for their adult life. This leaflet shows some testimonies and experiences of children who grew up in residential care and personal experiences of the caregivers who were involved in this kind of child care system.

Document qualification
Degree of interest Sensitive
Work area Miscellaneous
Potential users All
Other potential users General