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Closing children's homes [electronic resource] : an end to residential childcare? / David Cliffe with David Berridge.

By: Cliffe, David.
Contributor(s): Berridge, David.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: London : National Children's Bureau, c1991Description: 1 online resource (x, 245 p.) : ill.ISBN: 9781905818990 (electronic bk.); 1905818998 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Child welfare -- Great Britain | Children -- Institutional care -- Great Britain | Sociology | Community health and health planning | Heimerziehung | Krise | Gro�britannien | POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Social Security | POLITICAL SCIENCE / Public Policy / Social Services & WelfareGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Closing children's homes.DDC classification: 362.73094248 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Cover; Contents; List of figures; List of tables; Acknowledgements; 1. Introduction; 2. Design of the research; 3. A history of recent developments in childcare in Warwickshire; 4. Finding and making placements; 5. Three case studies; 6. Meeting the needs of children in their placements; 7. Progress in placements -- Angela, Becky and Chris; 8. Placement endings -- successes and failures; 9. The Children's Services Teams -- fostercare involvement; 10. Children's Services Teams -- direct work with children and families; 11. The use of residential care
Summary: This ebook examines the crisis of confidence in residential child care in the early 1990's and assesses the potential benefits of alternatives such as foster care
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-241) and index.

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This ebook examines the crisis of confidence in residential child care in the early 1990's and assesses the potential benefits of alternatives such as foster care

Cover; Contents; List of figures; List of tables; Acknowledgements; 1. Introduction; 2. Design of the research; 3. A history of recent developments in childcare in Warwickshire; 4. Finding and making placements; 5. Three case studies; 6. Meeting the needs of children in their placements; 7. Progress in placements -- Angela, Becky and Chris; 8. Placement endings -- successes and failures; 9. The Children's Services Teams -- fostercare involvement; 10. Children's Services Teams -- direct work with children and families; 11. The use of residential care

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