Catalogue by titles / Family group conference pilot project: Evaluation report

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ISS/IRC Code TOOL-PRACTICE ENG-143
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Title Family group conference pilot project: Evaluation report
Author O'BRIEN Valerie, Dpt of Social Policy and Social Work, University College Dublin
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Date published/issue 07-00-2002
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published IRELAND
Editor
Publisher Mid-Western Health Board, Child Care and Family Support Services, South East Wing, St. Joseph's Hospital, Mulgrave Street, Limerick, Ireland (www.mwhb.ie)
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Page 125
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Type of material Booklet
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Document description Evaluation
Report
Country concerned IRELAND
Index Pilot-practice
Family-planning
Worktool
Prevention-abandon
Family-rehabilitation
Free text This report has been commissioned to appraise and draw together the main findings of a small Pilot Project on Family Group Conference (FGC) aimed at examining the specific fit between FGC and child protection. It describes the FGC process and the pilot project, analyses and presents findings and recommandations in respect of the main research questions regarding the potential fit between family group conferences an child protection.
FGC originated first in New Zealand. It represents a major new approach for dealing with family crises, as it recognises the crucial significance of the family in relation to securing positive outcomes for children.

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Degree of interest Sensitive
Work area Miscellaneous
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Other potential users GOVT