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Child Welfare Services

Developments in Law, Policy, Practice and Research
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Jessica Kingsley Publishers
Child welfare, English law: family law, Social work, Law and legislation, Services For Children, Social Science, Legal Reference / Law Profession, Reference, Administrative Law & Regulatory Practice, Child care services, General, Government policy, Great Br
ContributionsMalcolm Hill (Editor), Jane Aldgate (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8976825M
ISBN 101853023167
ISBN 139781853023163

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Ernestine Moore, Wayne State University. Basic Approach: This thorough revision of Child Welfare and Family Services reflects current issues, controversies, and innovative practice methods in both family and child services.

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Child Welfare Services (4th Edition)Cited by: Already a comprehensive introduction to community and individual and group child and family welfare policies and practice in the United States, the Seventh Edition of Child Welfare and Family Services by Susan Whitelaw Downs, Ernestine Moore, Emily Jean McFadden, Susan Michaud, and Lela B.

Costin continues to provide a strong historical context for understanding current/5(11). Read this book on Questia. The term child welfare in a general sense has very broad connotations.

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provides a comprehensive view of the child. welfare process. This manual examines the roles and responsibilities of child protective services (CPS) workers, who are at the center of every community’s child protection efforts.

It describes the laws and policies that governFile Size: 2MB. Child Welfare Services. For more information, call the KidsLine at KIDS (). Child Welfare Services (CWS) is committed to excellence in the delivery of culturally competent, family-centered and child-focused protective services.

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This thorough revision of Child Welfare and Family Services reflects current issues, controversies, and innovative practice methods in both family and child services.

It provides a strong historical context to current programs, issues, and policy decisions; as well as in-depth information on legal and legislative frameworks. A new chapter on child welfare practice, including an expanded /5(11). Resource Book The Pennsylvania Child Welfare Resource Center is a collaborative effort of the Pennsylvania Department of Human Services, University of Pittsburgh, School of Social Work, and the Pennsylvania Children and Youth Administrators, established to train direct service workers, supervisors,File Size: 1MB.

The Children’s Bureau supports state and tribal child welfare programs through funding, research, monitoring and special initiatives to promote positive outcomes for children and families involved in child welfare.

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Existing law provides for services to abused and neglected children and their families. The Child Protective Services goal is to keep the child in his/her own home when it is safe, and when the child is at risk, to develop an alternate plan as quickly as possible.

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Costin (late) "Professor Emeritus, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champagne" This thorough revision of "Child Welfare and.