Relative foster care : practice implications arising from the 1995 Relative and Foster Care Regulations

DSpace/Manakin Repository

Show simple item record

dc.contributor.author O'Brien, Valerie
dc.date.accessioned 2011-07-26T16:08:33Z
dc.date.available 2011-07-26T16:08:33Z
dc.date.issued 1997
dc.identifier.citation Irish Social Worker en
dc.identifier.issn 0332-4583
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10197/3054
dc.description.abstract This paper examines the history that led to two separate sets of kinship and foster care regulations, the difference and similarity between the regulations, and the implications arising out of the changed framework for kinship placements. It focusses particularly on the practice implications arising from emergency placement of children with relatives, and the process of conducting assessments when the child is already placed in the home. The article is drawn from the author’s PhD research study, which examines the evolution of relative care networks / placements, and the characteristics of the families and children involved in relative care in the Eastern Health Board. en
dc.description.sponsorship Not applicable en
dc.format.extent 160440 bytes
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Irish Association of Social Workers en
dc.subject Foster care en
dc.subject Kinship care en
dc.subject Relative care en
dc.subject Regulations and policy en
dc.subject.lcsh Kinship care--Government policy--Ireland en
dc.subject.lcsh Child welfare--Government policy--Ireland en
dc.title Relative foster care : practice implications arising from the 1995 Relative and Foster Care Regulations en
dc.type Journal Article en
dc.internal.availability Full text available en
dc.status Not peer reviewed en
dc.identifier.volume 9 en
dc.identifier.issue Spring en
dc.identifier.startpage 3 en
dc.identifier.endpage 12 en
dc.neeo.contributor O'Brien|Valerie|aut| en
dc.description.admin 2nd email sent to publisher 18/7/2011 - AV 26/7/2011 en


Files in this item

This item appears in the following Collection(s)

Show simple item record

This item is available under the Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Ireland. No item may be reproduced for commercial purposes. For other possible restrictions on use please refer to the publisher's URL where this is made available, or to notes contained in the item itself. Other terms may apply.

If you are a publisher or author and have copyright concerns for any item, please email research.repository@ucd.ie and the item will be withdrawn immediately. The author or person responsible for depositing the article will be contacted within one business day.

Search Research Repository


Advanced Search

Browse