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ISS/IRC Code TOOL-PRACTICE ENG-043
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Title Patterns and Outcomes in Child Placement: Messages from current research and their implications
Author Department of Health - UK
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Date published/issue 00-00-1998
Date received 00-00-0000
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Publisher The Stationary Office, Publication Centre, PO Box 276, London SW8 5DT, United Kingdom
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Page 138
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ISBN 0 11 321357 3
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Country concerned UNITED KINGDOM
Index Foster-care
Substitute-family
Family-reintegration
Failure-placement
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Family-rehabilitation
Free text Third edition of this 1991 publication: review of research on children needing alternative family care. Intended for social workers and child practitioners in the UK needing to alter their practices in the light of the Children's Act 1989. Maintaining links with their family of origin and their siblings is emphasized as a stabilising factor for children in care. Part Five offers working tools for practice, including questionnaires for gathering data

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