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ISS/IRC Code TOOL-PRACTICE ENG-071
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Title Keeping Families Together and Children Safe - Facts on Intensive Family Preservation Services
Author Edna McConnell Clark Foundation
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Date published/issue 10-00-1994
Date received 00-00-0000
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Publisher Edna McConnell Clark Foundation, Office of Communications, 250 Park Avenue, New York, NY 10177-0026
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Type of material Leaflet
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Document description Evaluation
Guide
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Country concerned UNITED STATES
Index Abandon-cause
Risk-factors
Abuse
Neglect
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Prevention-abandon
Family-rehabilitation
Free text Information packet produced by the Edna McConnell Clark Foundation to describe the Intensive Family Preservation Services (IFPS) programme which is "a model of short-term (four to six weeks), home-based services designed to provide individualized and immediate assistance to families when a child is about to be taken from home and placed in foster care or a juvenile justice or psychiatric facility...or at ' imminent risk of removal '." The leaflets in the packet give information about the programme and facts including legislation, facilities in the different states, as well as case studies involving the intervention of IFPS Homebuilders counsellors.

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