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Title What is contact? A guide for children
Author ARGENT Hedi
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General information
Date published/issue 07-00-2004
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published UNITED KINGDOM
Publisher British Association for Adoption and Fostering (BAAF), Skyline House, 200 Union Street, London SE1 oLX, UK (
Page 26
Price 3.95£
ISBN 1-903699-59-2
Type of material Leaflet
Language of document

Document information
Document description Guide
Country concerned UNITED KINGDOM
Index Fam-origin-contact
Free text This leaflet explains to children what is contact, help them to work out what it means for them and how they would like to keep in touch with their birth family. It is interactive: it explains what are the different means of contact (letters, postcards, telephone, videorecordings, tapes, emails...) and give to the children a place where they can explain their point of view. It also tells the stories of different children who have been adopted or fostered and what they do to have contact with different people in their birth families.

Document qualification
Degree of interest Sensitive
Work area Miscellaneous
Potential users Associate
Other potential users Adopt-Agency