Catalogue by titles / Fostering Attachments: Long-term outcomes in family group care

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ISS/IRC Code TOOL-PRACTICE ENG-142
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Title Fostering Attachments: Long-term outcomes in family group care
Author CAIRNS Brian
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General information
Date published/issue 00-00-2004
Date received 00-00-0000
Place published UNITED KINGDOM
Editor
Publisher British association for adoption and fostering (BAAF), Skyline House, 200 Union Street, London SE1 0LX, UK; www.baaf.org.uk
Distributor
Page 227
Price 9.95 £
ISBN 1-903699-42-8
Type of material Monograph
Language of document

Document information
Document description Commentaries
Testimony
Country concerned UNITED KINGDOM
Index Foster-care
Child-health-info
Education-child-needs
Attachment
Family-planning
Placement
Identity-adoptive
Free text This book relates the experience of the author, his wife and their three biological children who opened their house and their family to twelve separated children for a long-term placement. The twelve children are now adults in their twenties and thirties. The book looks at what has become of the whole family and how they all lived through this experience. Health, identity, education, family and social relationships, emotional and behavioral development, self-care skills are some of the topics discussed.

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