Catalogue by keywords / One of the family. Handbook for kinship carers

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ISS/IRC Code TOOL-ADOPT UK-079
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Title One of the family. Handbook for kinship carers
Author HEDI, Argent
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General information
Date published/issue 00-00-2005
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)
Distributor
Page 88
Price 6,50 £
ISBN 1-903699-20-0
Type of material Booklet
Language of document English

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Document description Commentaries
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Country concerned WORLD
Index Child-rights
Child-care
Kinship-care
Abandonment
Placement
Child-interest
Free text This handbook aims to give families and friends who are kinship carers, or may become kinship carers, information about the choices they can make, the assessment process, the legal framework, the child care system, the support they can expect and the financial help available. It discusses some of the most common problems faced by kinship carers who have to balance the intrests of the child, and the child's parents, with their own. Quoted and information from family stories.

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