Catalogue by countries / Kinship Care

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ISS/IRC Code PER-USA 01-010
Partner
Title Kinship Care
Author BURDNELL WILSON Dana
Generic unit Child Welfare

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Date published/issue 10-00-1996
Date received 00-00-0000
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Publisher Child Welfare League of America, Inc, 440 First Street, NW Washington, DC 20001-2085
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Type of material Periodical
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Document description Commentaries
Evaluation
Country concerned UNITED STATES
Index Adoption-relative
Foster-care
Legislation-adoption
Paps-eligibility
Child-interest
Free text September-October 1996 Special issue of this publication with contributions from professionals with knowledge and experience in kinship care services. Articles analysing outcomes of placements of children with relatives versus those who were placed outside the family. Reports on grandparents raising grandchildren. Kinship care is defined as ' the (formal or informal) full time care, nurturing and protection of children by relatives, members of their tribes or clans, or other adults who have a family relationship to a child. '

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Degree of interest Of interest
Work area Social work -->
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